Ashford University

Doctor of Philosophy in Human Services - Standard Program of Study

Address:

8620 Spectrum Center Blvd.

San Diego, CA 92123

United States

Phone:

1-800-242-4153

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Doctor of Philosophy in Human Services - Standard Program of Study

Format: Online

Program Description:

Solve problems with your Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Human Services from Ashford University.

This advanced curriculum gives you the skills to provide for underserved populations, including those struggling with addiction, illness, or poverty. Investigate matters of social justice in human services organizations. Advocate on behalf of policies and practices that are proven to work. Design and implement strategies to build capacity and develop talent within a service organization.   

Complete advanced courses online. Your curriculum features a strong research component that culminates with the researching, writing, and defense of your dissertation. Choose a specialization: Mental Health Administration, Nonprofit Management, or Standard Program.

Standard Program Specialization

Take a broad view of the rewarding field of human services when you pursue the Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Human Services, Standard Program of Study at Ashford University. This degree program is ideal if you have career aspirations and research interests related to guiding the policies and practices required to address the needs of diverse and underserved populations, including those struggling with addiction, illness, poverty, and violence. Your courses cover vital topics such as finance, grant management, quality management, performance management, information technology, and working with vulnerable populations. Learn the skills to successfully lead any human services organization.

Accreditation:

Ashford University is accredited by WASC Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC), 985 Atlantic Avenue, Suite 100, Alameda, CA 94501, 510.748.9001 www.wscuc.org

Facts & Figures

Classification: Baccalaureate College—Liberal Arts

Locale: Fringe Town

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