Counseling & Applied Behavioral Studies Programs

Facilitate growth. Offer support. Change lives.

The Department of Counseling and Applied Behavioral Studies offers programs committed to educating behavioral health professionals who will provide leadership in serving the needs of both the local and global community.

Undergraduate Course Sequence in Applied Behavior Analysis

Enhance your undergraduate credentials as you take the required course sequence to become eligible to sit for the BCaBA examination.

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Master of Science in Applied Behavior Analysis

USJ’s M.S. in Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) will make you skilled in using the science of behavior as it is applied in the fields of education, special education, mental health, and business. Each course is specifically designed to prepare students for careers in behavior analysis across a wide variety of settings and populations.

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Master of Arts in Clinical Mental Health Counseling

Learn to facilitate growth toward one’s human potential. This program focuses on the wide span of personal problems that confront any individual facing the stresses and strains of modern life.

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Master of Arts in School Counseling

Provide leadership while serving the developmental needs of children in a school community. This program will teach you to support a student’s growth toward full academic and psychosocial potential.

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Contact Admissions or Rick Halstead, Ph.D., Department Chair, Professor of Counseling and Applied Behavioral Studies to learn more about USJ’s Counseling and Applied Behavioral Studies programs.

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