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.
The Huntington 100 is an annual award given to a select group of Northeastern students. The honor recognizes the juniors and seniors who have excelled in the classroom and in the community, with a particular focus on research, entrepreneurship, experiential learning, and service. Northeastern President Joseph E. Aoun invited the 2015 recipients to his home for…
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LEAD360 is hosting a screening and roundtable discussion: MissRepresentation. The documentary takes a critical look at the ways in which women are portrayed by the media and explores the under-representation of women in positions of power and influence in the U.S. FREE Food included!
Gathering Gratitude – A Welcome Week ‘Giving Game’ presented by NS4G and HSO Giving Games can be a series of quick interactions, lasting just a few minutes, or group discussions lasting around an hour. Giving Games are a way to learn about ways to give most effectively and determining impactful giving opportunities.