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Human Relations

Campus Location: 
Grand Island
School of Graduate and Professional Studies

A human relations major is designed for students seeking careers in human service professions. It combines studies in the fields of psychology, human relations, communication and research, with emphasis placed on understanding of individual, group and organizational behaviors. 

Course work focuses on human development, personality theory, interpersonal and group communication, multiculturalism, professional ethics and development of counseling skills. A human relations major also prepares you for an advanced degree in counseling.

Learning Environment

Our Lincoln campus is specifically designed to serve our adult nontraditional - undergraduate, graduate and non-degree-seeking students. 

We are proud to meet the needs and objectives of students who have to juggle a college education with responsibilities as career professionals and parents.


As a student here, you'll discover:

  • A rich selection of degree and course options, including some of the most relevant graduate programs in Nebraska.
  • Faculty who combine impressive academic qualifications with extensive professional experience.
  • Small, conveniently scheduled classes and a curriculum flexible enough to meet your individual needs.

A friendly community where you can make lifelong connections with classmates from a wide variety of professional and personal backgrounds.