Capella University Online Human Services Degree Programs

PhD in Human Services - Social and Community Services

Prepare yourself for community leadership by extending your knowledge of contemporary societal issues and contributing to field through your own doctoral research. The curriculum for this social and community services doctorate from Capella University gives you an in-depth look at major community and social work issues and social science research, as well as with elective courses that let you focus on areas that reflect your professional interests and career goals. People who choose this specialization are often pursuing higher education faculty positions, or advanced research, consulting or leadership positions in public or private organizations focused on serving community needs.