Master of Science in Human & Social Services / Human Services Nonprofit Administration
Walden University

Program Details

Walden University offers a Master of Science in Human & Social Services degree. The online degree focuses on building your effectiveness and professional skills in your chosen area of practice within a global context. As a student of the program, you will develop a holistic, interprofessional perspective that better equips you to help individuals, families, and organizations navigate social services in your community.

In the Human Services Nonprofit Administration specialization, you will gain a broad understanding of the nature of leadership in human service organizations, including management of nonprofits. Courses explore a variety of topics related to the organization and operation of nonprofits, including legal and ethical issues, board management, marketing, budgeting, and resource development.

Note on Licensure: 
The program is not designed to lead to professional licensure.


  • Bachelor's degree or higher
  • Minimum 2.5 GPA
  • Official transcripts
  • Additional materials may be requested

School Accreditation Statement

The Higher Learning Commission

Geographic Restrictions

This program is not available to residents of New York and Rhode Island.