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To put it simply, behavioral science explores human behavior and how people interact in their world.
Choose behavioral science degrees if you want to support others and advocate for their well-being or rights.
Depending on the program you choose, our behavioral science degrees can prepare you to work in a variety of settings:
Here’s how long it can take to complete a behavioral science bachelor or master’s degree program without any prior academic or professional experience transfers:
The Master of Science in Counseling program in Clinical Mental Health Counseling at the Phoenix Campus is accredited by the Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs (CACREP™).
Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs
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For additional information please visit cacrep.org.
The Bachelor of Science in Social Work (BSSW) program is accredited by the Council on Social Work Education (CSWE).
Accreditation of a baccalaureate social work program by the Council on Social Work Education’s Board of Accreditation indicates that it meets or exceeds criteria for the assessment of program quality evaluated through a peer review process. An accredited program has sufficient resources to meet its mission and goals and the Board of Accreditation has verified that it demonstrates compliance with all sections of the Educational Policy and Accreditation Standards.
Accreditation applies to all program sites and program delivery methods of an accredited program. Accreditation provides reasonable assurance about the quality of the program and the competence of students graduating from the program.
For more information about social work accreditation, you may contact Accreditation.
*While widely available, not all programs are available to residents of all states. Please check with a University Enrollment Representative.