2019–2020 Walden University Catalog (March 2020) 
    Jun 26, 2022  
2019–2020 Walden University Catalog (March 2020) [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Human Services Nonprofit Administration - PhD in Human Services

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In this specialization, students will study the nature of leadership in human service organizations, including the management of nonprofits. Through their coursework, students explore topics related to the organization and operation of nonprofits, including legal and ethical issues, board management, marketing, budgeting, and resource development. Students’ dissertations will explore an issue in nonprofit administration.

Through this program, graduates will develop skills that will help establish, lead, or join the staff of a nonprofit, nongovernmental organization, or agency in the U.S. or abroad.

Note on Licensure

The PhD in Human and Social Services program, including its specializations, is not designed to lead to professional licensure including licensure as a professional therapist, counselor, social worker, or psychologist.