2020–2021 Walden University Catalog (September 2020) 
    Aug 11, 2022  
2020–2021 Walden University Catalog (September 2020) [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Advanced Customized Specialization - PhD in Human Services

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This program is no longer accepting new students. Current students must complete their programs of study in accordance with Walden’s Time-to-Degree Completion policies.


The Advanced Customized option gives students a unique way to meet the coursework requirements in this program. Gain a deeper level of knowledge in a specific area of interest and benefit from an independent, self-directed learning experience under the guidance of a mentor.

Required Specialization Course (5 cr.)

Students choose an area of specialization and take one required course for that area, listed below:

  • General: Any graduate level course offered by Walden University

Advanced Customized Experiences (10 cr.)

The remaining 10 hours for the specialization consist of independent learning experiences: