Build upon your desire to help others – one course at a time

Earn your human services degree and make a real difference.


You have a strong passion for helping people. You’re ready to acquire a deeper understanding of human behavior to better serve your community – and your career. If you’re ready to take charge of your future with a quality education aligned with national standards, a human services degree from University of Phoenix can lay the groundwork.

The College of Humanities & Sciences offers a variety of degree programs that can help lead you to a gratifying career in the helping professions. Whether you’re interested in psychology, counseling, human services or public administration – you can earn a human services degree online or at a campus near you. Take one course at a time and work toward your degree by balancing your education with your family and work.

Our curriculum helps you develop the skills needed to help you grow as a professional and effectively operate within a variety of organizations. Courses teach you how to put theories into practice and are taught by a skilled faculty, averaging 20 years of industry experience.

We want you to excel in the job marketplace. Your passion for helping others and your desire to have a positive influence on your community got you here. By earning an on-campus or online human services degree, a rewarding career helping others is around the corner – and we want to continue to help you succeed. 

Discover what the College of Humanities & Sciences has to offer, among much more.

Make school work for you

When earning your on-campus or online healthcare degree, you’ll get to take just one course at a time.

Relevant curriculum

Our curriculum is aligned to the American Psychological Association (APA) code of ethics, CACREAP, NCATE, NASPAA, NBCC, and more.


University of Phoenix has been accredited by the Higher Learning Commission and its predecessor since 1978.

Which area of interest is best for you?

With degree programs designed to help students facilitate a deep understanding of how to serve the community, you’ll find what you’re looking for at the College of Humanities & Sciences. Explore our areas of interest – and choose courses that are relevant and interesting to you. You have a strong desire to help others – and we have a strong desire to help you. Earn your human services degree online or on-campus – and learn from curriculum designed with your career in mind:

Practical application

Discover the resources available to keep propelling you forward toward your dream job in the helping professions. Take advantage of our convenient and accessible resources available online, at your fingertips, 24/7, designed to help you interact, prepare and succeed.

Earn your degree with us

You'll walk away with the knowledge and confidence to have a positive impact on those around you. Fill out the request for information form and we’ll put you in touch with an enrollment representative.