Master of Arts in Human Services
Concordia University – Chicago

Program Details

The online master’s in Human Services degree program from Concordia University – Chicago is a generalist degree designed to provide a broad-based body of knowledge in related fields, with an emphasis in advocacy, gerontology, and psychology. This combination was chosen to meet the expressed needs of human services personnel in community mental health centers, family service agencies, and similar organizations. Students in this program will complete a capstone experience consisting of a project or research paper and accompanying presentation that focuses on the student’s special interest in human services.

Curriculum topics include:

  • Human service systems
  • Intervention and direct services
  • Information, planning, and evaluation in human services
  • Values, attitudes, and ethics
  • Administration of human services


  • Bachelor's degree
  • Statement of goals
  • College transcripts
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • GPA of at least 2.85

School Accreditation Statement

Higher Learning Commission