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Prevention Science

University of Oklahoma

M.Sc. Online
24 months
Duration
824 USD/credit
885 USD/credit
274 USD/credit
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Tuition fee
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About

Prevention Science program is offered at the University of Oklahoma  . As substance abuse issues continue to impact families and communities worldwide, the need for professional, ethical prevention specialists continues to increase.

Overview

Substance abuse is an escalating problem in modern culture, and the toll it takes on society can be seen in healthcare and correctional facilities nationwide. Preventing and finding effective treatment at this scale can be difficult, however. The Master of Prevention Science from the University of Oklahoma is an accredited, flexible, and affordable degree program designed to help you take on the real-world challenges facing communities today. In this program, you will learn the theoretical and real-world skills necessary to help others fight addiction, and you will graduate prepared to pursue the International Certification and Reciprocity Consortium’s Certified Prevention Specialist (IC & RC CPS) credential, the most respected credential in prevention.

What to expect:

The Master of Prevention Science is a fast-paced, accelerated program designed to accommodate working adults. When you are admitted into the program, you will be assigned an advisor who creates an individualized graduation plan. This plan will help organize and identify the courses you need for your degree. 

Degree topics:

Prevention across the lifespanStrategic planning and evaluationFoundations in prevention science EthicsCultural, social, and diversity issuesProgram implementation and evaluation

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Introduction to Graduate Interdisciplinary Studies 
  • Interdisciplinary Foundations 
  • Foundations in Prevention Science 
  • Prevention Across the Lifespan 
  • Program Development Implementation and Evaluation 
  • Research Methods in Interdisciplinary Studies 
  • Qualitative Research Methods in Interdisciplinary Studies 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

33 alternative credits

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
3

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
79
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Meet admission criteria
  • Apply
  • Be admitted
  • Get advised and enroll

Tuition Fee

  • International

    824 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 824 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    885 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 885 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • In-State

    274 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 274 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.

Funding

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Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!

Due for update

Updated over a year ago

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Prevention Science
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University of Oklahoma

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