Now is a Great Time to Enroll in an Online Human Services School

By visiting the unique online school page for one of the eight human services schools displayed below, you'll be able to obtain comprehensive info to help you make an informed decision about where to enroll. Kaplan University, the highest ranking school below, will train students to become human service workers, social workers, human services specialists, human services care specialists, etc. and give them an outstanding chance at finding employment, directly comparable to an on-campus school. At present, according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics there are 344,050 people employed as social and human service assistants alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $29,880. Substance abuse and behavioral disorder counselors make on average $40,420 per year and there are about 78,470 of them employed today.

Human Services Common Job Tasks
  • interviewing individuals and family members to compile information on social educational criminal institutional or drug history
  • monitoring free supplementary meal program to ensure cleanliness of facility and that eligibility guidelines are met for persons receiving meals
  • advising clients regarding food stamps, child care, food money management, sanitation, and housekeeping
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Kaplan University

Kaplan University is an institution of higher learning dedicated to providing innovative undergraduate, graduate, and continuing professional education. Our programs foster student learning with opportunities to launch, enhance, or change careers in a diverse global society. The University is committed to general education, a student-centered service and support approach, and applied scholarship in a practical environment.

Human Services Programs at Kaplan University

Post University

Our mission is to provide students with the knowledge, personal skills and experiences required to become leaders in their chosen careers. We prepare students to become confident, competent, and competitive participants in the global market place. YOU: You are the driving force behind our mission. Everything we do is designed to help you meet your educational, personal and career objectives. We have carefully designed our programs to give you the leadership and practical skills you'll need to "hit the ground running" when you graduate.

Human Services Programs at Post University

Ashford University

The mission of Ashford University® is to provide accessible, affordable, innovative, high-quality learning opportunities and degree programs that meet the diverse needs of individuals pursuing integrity in their lives, professions, and communities.

Human Services Programs at Ashford University

University of Phoenix

University of Phoenix provides access to higher education opportunities that enable students to develop knowledge and skills necessary to achieve their professional goals, improve the productivity of their organizations and provide leadership and service to their communities. While widely available, not all programs are available in all locations or in both online and on-campus formats. Please check with a University Enrollment Representative. For program disclosure information, click here. University of Phoenix is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission and is a member of the North Central Association. University of Phoenix was placed on Notice by The Higher Learning Commission, effective June 27, 2013. For additional information, contact The Higher Learning Commission, ncahlc.org.

Human Services Programs at University of Phoenix

Capella University

The mission of Capella University is to extend access to high quality bachelor's, master's, doctoral, and certificate programs for adults who seek to maximize their personal and professional potential. This mission is fulfilled through innovative programs that are responsive to the needs of adult learners and involve active, engaging, challenging, and relevant learning experiences offered in a variety of delivery modes.

Human Services Programs at Capella University

Rasmussen College

At Rasmussen College, our focus has always been and will remain on making your higher education experience a successful investment. We help you achieve the success you want—both in your courses and in your career.

Through our Tuition Lock, which guarantees your tuition costs will not increase from enrollment to graduation, you can focus on your courses with peace of mind that your tuition costs will remain the same.* Plus, our seamless transfer policies help maximize your credit transfer and minimize your time to graduation—saving you time and money.

To help you prepare for career success, our classroom experience replicates the real world. In small classes led by industry-experienced faculty, you receive hands-on learning and gain relevant skills through internship opportunities, field training exercises, and other program-relevant experiences.

To help you advance your career as quickly as possible, you can complete your Bachelors degree in our AcceleratED Bachelors Degree Completion Program in as little as 18 months.** Our other programs also have a streamlined completion time: you can earn your Associates degree in as little as 18 months or a Certificate in as little as nine months.

With more than 110 years of academic excellence, Rasmussen College is a trusted and respected higher education institution with campuses in Minnesota, Wisconsin, Illinois, North Dakota, Florida, and online throughout the nation. Since 1900, Rasmussen College has been dedicated to helping our students succeed both in the classroom and in their careers.

Rasmussen College is regionally accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC) and a Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools (for more information, visit ncahlc.org or call 1-800-621-7440; NCA, 30 LaSalle Street, Suite 2400 Chicago, IL 60602-2504).

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Colorado Technical University

The mission of Colorado Technical University, an institution of higher learning, is to provide career-oriented education by teaching applied real-world, industry-current programs in selected areas, servicing the needs of students for employment and career advancement and the needs of industry for highly qualified professionals at the associate's, bachelor's, master's and doctorate levels.

Human Services Programs at Colorado Technical University

Walden University

Walden University provides a diverse community of career professionals with the opportunity to transform themselves as scholar-practitioners so that they can effect positive social change.

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Human Services Programs at Walden University

Human Services Schools by State & City

Top 20 US Human Services Schools (campus and online)

University of Southern California
Total Programs 251
Number of Subjects 166
Rank in USA 10th
New York University
Total Programs 204
Number of Subjects 146
Rank in USA 13th
Johns Hopkins University
Total Programs 178
Number of Subjects 136
Rank in USA 19th
University of Minnesota-Twin Cities
Total Programs 279
Number of Subjects 183
Rank in USA 31st
Swarthmore College
Total Programs 88
Number of Subjects 57
Rank in USA 37th
George Washington University
Total Programs 194
Number of Subjects 171
Rank in USA 52nd
Northeastern University
Total Programs 10
Number of Subjects 126
Rank in USA 56th
Brandeis University
Total Programs 1
Number of Subjects 46
Rank in USA 62nd
University of Central Florida
Total Programs 136
Number of Subjects 140
Rank in USA 71st
Syracuse University
Total Programs 152
Number of Subjects 133
Rank in USA 89th
University of Richmond
Total Programs 78
Number of Subjects 70
Rank in USA 90th
University of Delaware
Total Programs 159
Number of Subjects 128
Rank in USA 95th
American University
Total Programs 118
Number of Subjects 105
Rank in USA 97th
Marquette University
Total Programs 120
Number of Subjects 111
Rank in USA 111th
Elon University
Total Programs 76
Number of Subjects 80
Rank in USA 122nd
Rochester Institute of Technology
Total Programs 1
Number of Subjects 108
Rank in USA 137th
Western Washington University
Total Programs 153
Number of Subjects 121
Rank in USA 143rd
Loyola University Chicago
Total Programs 160
Number of Subjects 125
Rank in USA 144th
Stevens Institute of Technology
Total Programs 47
Number of Subjects 58
Rank in USA 149th
Valparaiso University
Total Programs 117
Number of Subjects 105
Rank in USA 188th