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Master of Human Services Program: Admissions Criteria


studentApplicants must be currently working as a full-time, paid staff member in the human services field, have at least one year of paid experience in this field, and have an undergraduate degree in human services or a related field from an accredited institution.

See DEFINITION of Human Services and what constitutes a human service job.

Students must remain employed full-time in a human services setting and/or in a human services role throughout their graduate program.

As part of the application process, prospective students are required to identify a PRECEPTOR, who will serve as a mentor throughout the graduate experience.

graduateApplicants must successfully complete the admissions testing process, which includes writing samples and a professional evaluation.

Contact the
Office of Graduate Student Services and Admissions
to request admissions information.


The Lincoln University - University City
Center for Graduate and Continuing Education Programs
3020 Market St., Philadelphia PA 19104
(215) 387-2405