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Master of Interdisciplinary Studies - Applied Behavioral Sciences, M.I.S.

  • Application Deadline
  • 24 months
    Duration
, IN,
A Master of Interdisciplinary Studies opens doors to a wide variety of fields. This program educates students in applying psychological principles in public and private agencies providing human services to southern Indiana and the Louisville metropolitan area.  

About

Graduates are trained in areas including: interpersonal dynamics, group dynamics, communication (persuasion, marketing, advertising, organizational communication), organizational crisis resolution, organizational and human management techniques, educational and training program coordination, grant writing and program assessment procedures, as well as more general psychological principles of learning and human behavior that can be applied in any human service setting.

Programme Structure

These courses include: 
  • Humanities Seminar 
  • Social Sciences Seminar 
  • Natural Sciences Seminar 
  • Intro to Graduate Liberal Studies 

      Detailed Programme Facts

      • More details: Applications for admission and all supporting materials, including any required transcripts, must be received 10 days prior to the beginning
      • Programme intensity Full-time
        • Full-time duration 24 months
      • Credits
        28 alternative credits
      • Languages
        • English
      • Delivery mode
        On Campus

      English Language Requirements

      You only need to take one of these language tests:

      • Minimum required score:

        75

        The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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      • Minimum required score:

        530

        The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks. Read more about TOEFL®PBT.

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      • Minimum required score:

        6

        The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

      Academic Requirements

      You need the following GPA score:

      Required score: 3

      Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to 3 on a US 4.0 grading scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on a 4.0 scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).

      Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

      • Graduate Record Exam (GRE)
      • Three letters of recommendation
      • You will be asked to upload a statement of personal and educational objectives
      • All undergraduate transcripts--complete and official.
      • Application fee: $40.
      • Conversation with the MIS Director.

      Tuition Fee

      • International Applies to you

        693 USD/credit
        Tuition Fee
        Based on the original amount of 693 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
      • National Applies to you

        292 USD/credit
        Tuition Fee
        Based on the original amount of 292 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
      We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.

      Living costs for New Albany

      • 970 - 1570 USD/month
        Living Costs

      The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

      Funding

      StudyPortals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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