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Liberal Arts for the Human Services

  • Discipline at the University of Minnesota, Morris
  • Discipline at the University of Minnesota, Morris
  • Discipline at the University of Minnesota, Morris
  • Discipline at the University of Minnesota, Morris

If you love working with people, a degree in Liberal Arts for the Human Services is one of the best ways to combine a passion for service with a rewarding, challenging career. Human services professionals work in many capacities to strengthen communities, address social concerns, and assist others in times of need. You will find them in a wide variety of occupations, working with the underserved or helping people improve their lives.

At Morris, the Liberal Arts for the Human Services (LAHS) major has a versatile liberal arts focus, along with the specialized curriculum required for success in the human services field. The program has three complementary components:

The liberal arts basis at Morris is especially important in the LAHS curriculum, as it furnishes a social context for the understanding of individual human behavior.

With a LAHS degree, graduates are prepared to immediately enter the profession. There are many careers to choose from at the bachelor’s degree level, among them:

At the graduate level, Morris LAHS alumni frequently continue their professional and academic training in pursuit of a more specialized position or an academic career.