Capella University Online Human Services Degree Programs

PhD in Human Services - Counseling Studies

Enhance your career opportunities while contributing to the field of counseling through doctoral research. This online PhD counseling specialization from Capella University offers a varied overview of advanced research and study in counseling theory and techniques, including contemporary and emerging issues in the field, as well as specialized courses in such areas as human sexuality, grief and bereavement counseling, child and adolescent counseling, geriatric mental health issues, and compulsive and addictive behaviors. People who choose this specialization are often human service or counseling professionals pursuing leadership, consulting or faculty positions in public or private human services or educational settings.