Online Master of Science in Human Services


Designed with a preventative approach that emphasizes healthy family functioning, the Human Services degree teaches you how to initiate change at the group and individual levels with two specializations targeted to different needs in the field:


  • Administration—Learn to develop strategic plans for social service agencies, create policy, and work with legislators on human services initiatives.
  • Family Life Educator—Coach families to improve communication and resolve conflict in healthy ways. Lubbock Christian University's master's degree in human services with Family Life Educator specialization is approved by the National Council for Family Relations and meets the standards and criteria needed for the Certified Family Life Educator (CFLE) designation.


Coursework covers a wide range of topics, including human sexuality, interpersonal communication, parental education, and family resource management. The program is grounded in Christian and Biblical principles and values focusing on the importance of family and marriage. The hands-on curriculum emphasizes applying theory to practice and is reflected in the experiences of our faculty members, who continue their professional involvement in the Human Services field.


Life can throw challenges at us. Conflict with family members, social change, illness, and financial problems are just some of the issues many people face. Strong families can weather these issues, but others need help. If you are passionate about helping others, the online master's degree in human services can train you to guide and strengthen families, help them weather difficult periods, and improve their quality of life.


Advance Your Career
in Human Services

Whether you work in the ministry, for a social service agency, as a family financial counselor, in a school, or as a researcher, the master's degree in human services can help give you the in-depth expertise and graduate credential you need to move up at your organization or stand out in the job market.


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