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Human Services Psychology - Applied Behavior Analysis

University of Maryland Baltimore County (UMBC)

24 months
Duration
20376 USD/year
20376 USD/year
11862 USD/year
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Tuition fee
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The master's program in Human Services Psychology - Applied Behavior Analysis at University of Maryland Baltimore County requires a minimum of 36 credit hours beyond the bachelor's degree.

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Overview

Program Overview

Behavior analysis is the science of the causes of behavior. In applied behavior analysis, this science is applied to significant problems of human behavior, typically at the level of the individual rather than of the group. 

The scope of Human Services Psychology - Applied Behavior Analysis program at University of Maryland Baltimore County is wide-ranging, including work in developmental disabilities, in behavioral medicine, education, and organizations, to mention just a few applications. 

Mastery of applied behavior analysis calls for competence in basic psychology, in the detailed knowledge base of behavior analysis, in measurement techniques for evaluating existing behavior and for designing treatment programs for individuals and in the various skills essential to delivering services and maintaining their effectiveness.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • substantive courses in biological aspects of behavior
  • learning and cognitive aspects of behavior
  • social aspects of behavior and individual differences
  • basic and applied analysis of behavior
  • behavioral treatment design and data evaluation
  • ethics of behavioral interventions and practicum placement for hands-on experience with relevant behavioral procedures

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6.5
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
80

Credits

36 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6.5
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
80

Other requirements

General requirements

  • The UMBC Graduate School will accept official WES ICAP Course-by-Course evaluations as fulfillment of the requirement for official transcripts in the admissions process. The WES evaluation is optional. 
  • The Graduate School needs to receive either an official WES evaluation or official transcripts. The WES ICAP Course-by-Course evaluation includes copies of the official transcripts and degree certificates that have been verified by WES, and it includes a course-by-course evaluation. The evaluation must be sent directly from WES to the UMBC Graduate School in order to be considered official.
  • You will use Fully English and Fully another language when you find on the program website French, English or French or English. 

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    20376 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1132 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    20376 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1132 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • In-State

    11862 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 659 USD per credit during 24 months.

Funding

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