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Social Work and Human Services

Walden's online social work and human services programs explore issues directly affecting our communities. With a strong focus on building skills that can help you advance in the field, our programs can help you make a difference in your organization and in the lives of others.

With Walden’s School of Social Work and Human Services, you will have the opportunity to transform yourself as a practitioner, educator, and leader while discovering how to help improve the quality of life for those in need. 

Grants, Scholarships, and Tuition Savings Opportunities

Let us help support you on your educational journey with more than $10 million in social change scholarships and grants.

Contact one of our enrollment advisors at 888.828.5608 to learn more about the following:

  • Up to $12,500 scholarships available for new students.
  • Up to $5,000 grants available when you begin select programs on May 31, 2016.

Learn more about our online degree programs.

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"Walden University is a student-centric, affordable, and accredited institution that offers relevant and quality degree programs that give graduates a competitive edge in their careers." - Colin Ferreira, Walden Graduate

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  3. Choose the program that's right for you, then submit your application.
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At Walden, our goal is to help you reach yours

Take the first step!

  1. Complete the Request Free Information form.
  2. An enrollment advisor will contact you to answer your questions.
  3. Choose the program that's right for you, then submit your application.
Get started

Can't wait? Call now on 888.990.4910

 

Doctoral

  • PhD in Human and Social Services
    Human and social services professionals are on the front line in serving and caring for those who are most vulnerable and in need. Walden’s PhD in Human and Social Services program is designed to help professionals in a broad range of settings. Find out more
     
  • Doctor of Social Work (DSW)
    Walden’s online Doctor of Social Work program can prepare you to advocate for social justice as a leader in schools, government agencies, and mental health organizations. Through a choice of eight specializations, you can tailor your studies to your career interests. Find out more
     
  • PhD in Social Work
    Walden’s online PhD in Social Work can prepare you to address some of society’s most pressing social issues as a thought-leader, researcher, or college-level educator. Designed to prepare you to effect positive social change, this program enables you to collaborate with colleagues, explore cutting-edge social work issues, and focus your expertise with a choice of eight specializations. Find out more

Master’s

  • MS in Human and Social Services
    Further your commitment to social change. Through an interdisciplinary curriculum, this online master's degree program prepares you to address a broad base of human needs and advance into leadership and administrative roles in your field. Find out more
  • Master of Social Work 
    Walden University's CSWE-accredited online Master of Social Work program can prepare you to begin or advance your career as a social worker. Our MSW program builds on our decades of experience in distance learning, which has helped thousands of working adults achieve their academic goals and advance their careers. Find out more


Bachelor's

  • BS in Human Services
    Human services professionals can make a meaningful difference in the lives of individuals and communities facing significant life challenges. Through this program, you can build a foundation of knowledge for helping people in crisis. Find out more
  • BS in Interdisciplinary Studies
    Define your own course of study and gain exposure across a wide range of topics. This program offers you the flexibility to select two areas of disciplinary focus from among Walden's undergraduate programs. Find out more

Tuition and Fees

Tuition and fees vary by degree program because programs at Walden are tailored to the specific needs of professionals in each field.

For more information about grants, scholarships, and tuition savings, please complete the information request form and a Walden University enrollment advisor will contact you.

Simplify your school expenses with:

  • Convenient monthly payments that allow you to pay tuition in manageable installments.
  • Multiple payment plan options, including some that can be combined with school loan programs (if available in your country of residence).
  • No-interest payments, which may eliminate your need for loans.

How do I enroll in a master's program?

You can expect an enrollment advisor to provide you support, to ask you questions, to really help you align with a program that best suits your needs. They're going to ask you a lot of questions. They're really going to speak to your motivation in why you're looking to pursue school because we want to essentially ensure that any program that you enroll in that it's a proper fit for you. And so they're going to ask you once again a lot of questions and really those questions with the goal of finding more out of- more about you so we can really hone in on what motivates you and what program best suits your needs.

Cliff Burley | Director of Enrollment at Laurate Education