Welcome to the Human Services Program!

The Human Services major prepares students for careers in social change by providing students with the theoretical and skill-based background necessary for practice and research.

Students take academically rigorous courses relevant to the field while honing their skills through our extensive experiential educational opportunities. Through courses, service-learning, co-op and internships, students acquire professional skills related to counseling, nonprofit management, political advocacy, and organizational and community development.

Program Events


Favianna Rodriguez’s Artist Talk: Art, Social Justice & the Radical Imaginary

Favianna Rodriguez is an interdisciplinary artist based in Oakland, California. In 2013 Favianna co-founded CultureStrike, a network of cultural workers that call for migrants rights by creative positive narratives around migration. Favianna is one of the most engaged & visionary artists of our time. She is a creative citizen, an artist, organizer, entrepreneur, a change…
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Women in Public Office: Challenges, Progress & Impact

Women in Public Office: Challenges, Progress & Impact Mon. Sept. 21st, 2015, 5:30-6:45 pm | Curry Student Center Ballroom Northeastern University, 360 Huntington Ave. Boston, MA 02115   Please join us for an in-depth conversation about the challenges, risks, and rewards of being a woman elected leader today. RSVP encouraged. No charge for current NU…
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