You’ve raised a family, you volunteer at the food bank, maybe
you’ve even served your country at the front lines. Turn your
passion for helping others into a fulfilling career in Human
Services, and find out what a difference you can really make.
Why choose Human Services at Saint Leo?
You’re at the right place to advance your career in human
services. Saint Leo's core values of community, respect and
integrity—rooted in the University's 1,500-year-old Benedictine
tradition—are a perfect fit with the professional values of the
Learn how to become an effective leader in varied settings such
as family, child and youth service agencies; group homes and
halfway houses; correctional, mental retardation and community
mental health centers; and programs concerned with alcoholism, drug
abuse, family violence and aging.
Build a foundation in social policy, group skills, psychology,
sociology, diversity issues and research methods. Then develop your
professional identity through advanced field placements—supervised
opportunities to learn roles, skills and administrative
Some amazing classes you can take
Professional development opportunities
What can you do with a degree in Human
Graduates work with children, adolescents, adults and the
elderly, assisting them with individual needs, counseling, case
assessment, case management or group facilitation.
Where are Saint Leo Human Services grads
Our graduates find jobs as administrators in schools, hospitals,
nursing homes, mental health centers, and drug and alcohol
counseling programs. Some of our graduates work in program
management, developing new services and specializing in advocacy,
administration and grantwriting.