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Master of Arts in Human Services Careers

Positively Impact Those in Need With a Master’s in Human Services

  • Employment in community and social service occupations is expected to increase 12% between 2019 and 2029.1
  • This growth will result in 348,600 new jobs created by 2029 in various specialties and fields.1

At Concordia University, St. Paul, you can develop insights and strategies to work more effectively with individuals, families, the legal system, and more. Graduates apply their skills to multiple fields in human services, criminal justice, forensic behavioral health, and family science.

Arbitrator, mediator, or conciliator


Help facilitate negotiation and dialogue between disputing parties. You’ll work to resolve conflicts outside of the court system.2



Conduct investigations related to suspected violations of the law. You’ll help prevent and solve federal, state, or local crimes.3

Additional Master of Arts in Human Services careers include the following:

  • Child welfare and protection worker
  • Children’s therapeutic support service worker
  • Correctional caseworker
  • Correctional treatment specialist
  • Crisis intervention specialist
  • Detoxification specialist
  • Domestic violence counselor
  • Geriatric care manager
  • Group home manager
  • Juvenile justice specialist
  • Probation officer
  • Psychiatric rehabilitation specialist

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By filling out the form, you’ll:

  • Gain access to a dedicated enrollment counselor who is ready to answer all of your questions.
  • Take one more step towards achieving your career goals.

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Program Outcomes: In-Demand Skills That Change Lives

When you complete this program, you will be able to:

  • Foster self-care, body-based mindfulness in patients experiencing trauma.
  • Understand prenatal and child development issues and strategies.
  • Teach relevant sleep improvement and stress management practices.
  • Be prepared with crisis intervention and de-escalation strategies.
  • Show enhanced communication skills, problem-solving strategies, and advocacy skills.
  • Build ethical and legal practices that human service professionals need to follow.
Skill Survey Top 10 Institution Career Readiness Awards

We’re Committed to Your Success

In the 2021 SkillSurvey Career Readiness® rankings, CSP Global was ranked in the Top 10 “Career Ready” Institutions and Top 10 “Career Ready” Feedback for First-Generation College Students. The SkillSurvey rankings reflect over 170 partner institutions whose students received evaluator ratings following an internship, co-op, or other work-related experience.

Support Beyond Your Graduation Date

In addition to the high-quality education you’ll receive at CSP Global, you’ll benefit from a wide range of support during your time as a student that will extend throughout your professional journey as an alumnus. That’s part of how 94.5% of CSP Global graduates receive job offers within one year of graduation.

Job & Internship Board

Handshake is CSP Global’s job and internship board and it offers more than 20,000 opportunities to students and alumni. You’ll have an online login to easily stay on top of ways to enhance your career.

Job Fairs

More than 600 students and alumni attended various job fairs throughout the year. Get in front of top employers that are eager to connect with CSP Global’s current and former students.

Personalized Career Development

Need help with resumes and cover letters, networking, social media, and job searching? From mock interviews to 1:1 phone appointments with a career advisor, you’ll receive the expert assistance you need to achieve your goals.

Even More Forms of Support

The Office of Career Development staff is dedicated to supporting students and alumni on their path to find meaningful work. Including expert services from the office to partnerships with faculty and more, you’ll have several ways to get help and boost your career.