Serving Those in Need
Prepare for a rewarding career of helping others with one of Southeastern University’s online social science degrees. With professors who bring decades of experience and a strong blend of theory and practical application to the online classroom, you will become a servant leader and learn to assist those who need it the most. The curricula emphasize the skills you need to become a leader in helping professions.
Each of our online social science degrees provides you with valuable hands-on practical experience, either through supervised practicums or field work. You’ll become equipped with the skills you need to make an impact on others and enter various service settings or support others in the spirit of Christ.
Our master’s degrees allow you to enhance your knowledge and skills in your desired field and become an effective servant leader, so that you can elevate and improve the lives of others in a variety of settings.
Discover how to apply Christ’s love to human needs in various communities and become a compassionate, knowledgeable professional with one of Southeastern University’s online social science degrees.
Southeastern University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) to award associate, baccalaureate, master’s and doctoral degrees.
BS Human Services
Prepare to work in a variety of settings and roles to help those who need assistance. Acquire a strong foundation for continued education in human services or a related field.
Develop the skills you need to counsel others in the spirit of Christ and take a step toward graduate studies in psychology or counseling.
MA Human Services
Gain a theoretical and experience-based understanding of human services. Target your academic experience with one of three specializations.
MA International Community Development
Expand your ability to help others domestically and internationally through a wide range of skills in ministry, social services and business.
Our online programs provide our students with the flexibility to obtain degrees that open the door to various areas of the social services field, and provide them with the knowledge they need for success.Dr. Kenneth Stephens, HS-BCP Chair, Online/Blended Evening Human Services Programs
Associate Professor of Human Services
Careers in Behavioral & Social Sciences
With any of our online social science degrees, you can apply your knowledge and assist others within a variety of careers. Our programs will give you the skills needed to pursue numerous opportunities in the marketplace, including:
Frequently Asked Questions
- We accept transfer credit all the way up to the master's degree level and offer free transfer credit evaluations. Transfer credits are accepted from regionally accredited colleges and universities, as well as institutions accredited by the Association for Biblical Higher Education. We also accept transfer credits from nationally accredited or unaccredited institutions if an articulation agreement exists. For information, view our Transfer Policy.
- We proudly welcome those who have served our country and God in the armed forces. We are a member of the Yellow Ribbon Program, and you can earn veterans benefits under the GI Bill. For information, visit our Financial Aid page.
- As an online student, you're still part of a community. We have enrollment counselors, advisors and tuition planners who will work closely with you for the duration of your program. You’ll also have access to our tutoring services, career services and the online library.
- Because our online tuition rate is already discounted, we do not offer additional internal scholarships. However, we encourage you to apply for external scholarships. Connect with your tuition planner for additional information.