Career opportunities in human services are continuing to expand as is the need for qualified leaders in a field that includes child welfare, mental health, substance abuse, family support, healthcare, criminal justice and public safety among others. Whether the goal is a career transition or a promotional opportunity in one of these fields, St. Joseph’s Graduate Program in Human Services Leadership will develop the specialized leadership skills necessary to position yourself as a respected professional in the industry.
Our program provides human services professionals with a progressive education built on a research-based, groundbreaking leadership development curriculum. Topics include a focus on financial, legal, regulatory, political, social and historical aspects of the human services industry, all of which are anchored on a contemporary and service oriented leadership model.
The M.S. in Human Services Leadership consists of ten courses developed specifically for this program and incorporating the leadership competencies necessary to develop visionary leaders who will make a positive impact on their organizations and the community at large.