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University of Saint Joseph    
 
    
 
  Nov 19, 2017
 
2017-2018 Course Catalog

Child Study, B.A. to M.S. (Autism & Applied Behavior Analysis) Accelerated


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Child Study, B.A.  
Autism and Applied Behavior Analysis, M.S.  
Child Study, B.A. to M.A. (Counseling) Accelerated  
Child Study, B.A. to M.A. (Marriage and Family Therapy) Accelerated  


An integrated program leading to a master of science degree  in Autism and Applied Behavior Analysis will allow qualified Child Study majors to be accepted into the master's program during their senior year.

Admission requirements:

  • Overall GPA of 3.20 or higher by the second semester of the junior year
  • Recommendation by the faculty of the Child Study program, based on the student's readiness for graduate level work and for building and maintaining high-quality professional relationships with families and young children

Students who have been accepted into the integrated program may take one or two graduate courses from the M.S. program during their senior year. These six graduate credits count toward undergraduate graduation requirements. Upon graduation, the student may apply for matriculation into the master of science in Autism and Applied Behavior Analysis without paying application fees.  Accepted students may transfer the six credits taken during their senior year into the master's program, resulting in significant financial and time savings.

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