Master of Arts in Human Development
Pacific Oaks College

Program Details

The Master of Arts in Human Development is an online human services degree program from Pacific Oaks College.  This degree is available with four areas of concentration. 

Students can choose from the following:

  • Early Childhood Education and Development – Students will study the theories of human development and the biological, psychological, emotional, and sociological factors that contribute to an individual’s growth.
  • Social Change – Students interested in social activism, social change, and policy making will acquire the tools to help make a positive impact.
  • Leadership in Education and Human Services – Students will focus on developing collaborative leadership skills, fine-tuning interpersonal communication skills, and facilitating team building.
  • Ecological Perspectives of Lifespan Development – Students will work in integrated, cross-generational settings, including family and community advocacy, as well as adolescents, adults, or the elderly.

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100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Pacific Oaks College is accredited by:

WASC Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Application Requirements

Additional Materials May Be Requested, Official College Transcript(s), Statement of Purpose/Intent