Master of Arts in Human Services
Wake Forest University

Program Details

Combining counseling with administration and programming, is this online MA in Human Services offered by Wake Forest.  Whether you intend to advance your career or take on a new role as a case manager, nonprofit administrator, program manager, social services director or other, this advanced degree will prepare you well.  Coursework is offered 100% online, however there are on-campus residency experiences required as part of the program.  Classes offered in this online human services master's usually include:

  • Statistical Analysis for the Helping Professions
  • Theories & Models of Counseling
  • Human Services Program Planning & Evaluation


  • Requires two Thursday night through Sunday residencies
  • Bachelor's degree or higher
  • Personal statement
  • Resume / CV
  • Official transcripts
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • College GPA, GRE scores and related experience considered
  • Criminal background check
  • Interview
  • Proof of English language proficiency, international applicants

Special Accreditation

Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs (CACREP)

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges