Applied behavioral scientists and researchers impact their communities in a variety of fields, including social work, mental health, law enforcement and special education. Practitioners in this field improve how people learn, work and live.
As a pioneering institution in behavioral research and practice, the University of Kansas is an ideal place to further your studies in this field, and prepare you for a career of helping others.
The KU Department of Applied Behavioral Science offers a Master of Arts in Applied Behavioral Science, with all-online courses designed for busy professionals and students. You’ll receive high-quality education and training on a schedule that fits your needs.
This program consists of online classes that incorporate both synchronous and asynchronous delivery. Complete coursework at your own pace and discuss content with fellow students whenever and wherever you want.
Unique Practicum Opportunities
KU offers unique practicums in collaboration with a prominent behavioral health service provider. Behavioral Health Holdings, a leader in serving children with autism spectrum disorder, and KU recently joined forces to provide an exciting opportunity for online students to gain experience in the field. Learn more about how this collaboration may save you time and money as it helps you streamline your required 1,500 hours of field experience for the BACB.
For more information on this degree program, please complete the form in the top right corner of this page. Select “MA in Applied Behavioral Science” as your academic interest.