Building Sustainable Families & Communities
You see the needs every day. You have a calling to help. With a 124-credit degree in Human Services from Belhaven University, you have the knowledge and training to make a direct and lasting impact.
Your online classes cover the full range of theory and practice, from psychology and sociology to on-site field experience. You’ll be prepared for advanced training, graduate school, and a life of meaningful service.
Emphasis is placed on developing the students' ability to understand and apply human service principles in their everyday lives; and appropriately interrelating their human service degree and the Christian faith.
It’s all about meeting the needs of diverse communities with faith, integrity, and sensitivity. Together, we can answer the call.
Why You’ll Love Human Services at Belhaven
Earn your degree from anywhere, including your couch or favorite coffee shop
7 Week Terms
Complete your classes and accomplish your goals quickly
12% Career Growth
The need for caring human services professionals keeps growing
Christian Ministries and Criminal Justice
What Can You Do With a Human Services Degree?
When you graduate, you’re prepared for entry-level (non-licensed) positions in:
- Case management
- Community outreach
- Faith-based and congregational care
Why Trust Belhaven With Your Future?
Our quality is recognized by SACSCOC, which grants our institutional accreditation and authority to award associate, bachelor’s, master’s, educational specialist, and doctoral-level degrees. Plus, we’re consistently recognized by organizations like U.S. News & World Report for our academic excellence, commitment to community service, expert faculty, and overall value.
Our Motto: A Commitment to Service
The Belhaven University motto, “To serve, not to be served,” is adapted from Matthew 20:28. In these scriptures, Jesus establishes the concept of servant leadership. We follow His example by encouraging our students to live a humble life full of selfless service.
Online Course Information
Applying to Belhaven’s online programs is quick and easy. We’ll need a couple supporting documents — things like transcripts from any other school you’ve attended. When you have gathered those, just complete our online application form.
These rates are for August 1, 2023 through July 31, 2024.
|Program||Per Credit Hour|
|Active Military Discount, Undergraduate Program||$250|
|20% Discount: Military Spouse/Veteran/First Responder||$348|
* Military/first responder benefits cannot be combined with any other institutional scholarships or discounts.
Verse of the Year
God is working in you, giving you the desire and the power to do what pleases Him.