Ashford University

MA in Human Services - Mental Health Administration

Address:

8620 Spectrum Center Blvd.

San Diego, CA 92123

United States

Phone:

1-800-242-4153

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

MA in Human Services - Mental Health Administration

Format: Online

Program Description:

Serve a greater purpose. Earn your Master of Arts in Human Services at Ashford University. This degree program allows you to embody the values of the human service profession – its history, ethics, and professional standards. You will learn to guide the work of others while understanding the different values, goals, and lifestyles of service consumers and employees. Navigate the structure and operations of service organizations as you develop your own management skills, including grant-writing, planning, and managing budgets. Learn to implement information systems and lead people. Your challenging courses include an integrative project, in which you apply your knowledge in a practical way to solve human-service problems. The degree includes specializations in Mental Health Administration, Nonprofit Management, and a Standard Program of Study.

Mental Health Administration Specialization

Contribute to the well-being of others when you earn your Master of Arts in Human Services, Mental Health Administration Specialization from Ashford University. This specialization includes courses on the application of best practices in the administration of mental-health organizations. Learn to navigate mental health organizations’ structure. Devise the most effective decision-making and problem-solving methods that can be used in a human services setting. Discover what motivates personal change and how to maximize the potential for change and development. Enjoy courses in human service policy, administration, and leadership. Specialize in Mental Health Administration and make a difference in people’s lives.

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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