Human Services Articles

Enhance Your Career with a Human Resources Certificate


A human resources certificate can help you enter or advance in the field. Find out what HR does, and what the certificate entails.

Non-Traditional Careers for Non-Traditional MBA Grads

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MBA graduates are in demand in almost any industry you can think of. If business management or finance don’t appeal to you, consider taking your new MBA degree into some of these other top fields.

Adult Learners Share Their Stories: Inspirational Videos

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Watch adult learners share their stories of finding personal and career satisfaction through education in these inspirational videos.

Student with Learning Disabilities Rises to the Top of Her Class

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This student’s determination to overcome learning disabilities led her to the top spot of valedictorian at Beacon College. Through her support and guidance, she’s made a lasting impact on fellow students.

A Human Services Degree: The Social Network of Good


Melissa Bowermaster was a volunteer at her local child advocacy center but after wanting to do more, she got her bachelor’s in human services from Kaplan University. Now she’s the executive director of Jessie’s Place, a child advocacy center in Citrus county, Florida and helps her community in meaningful ways every day.

5 Tips For Landing Your First Job in Human Resources

If you’re considering majoring in human resources, you’ll need to know there’s more to landing that all-important first job in human resources than just the degree. Most HR professionals have at least a bachelor’s degree. While some make their way into HR via other fields, many of them majored or minored in human resources, labor […]