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HAROLD ABEL SCHOOL OF SOCIAL AND BEHAVIORAL SCIENCES

MS Master of Science in Human Behavior General Studies in Human Behavior specialization

Overview

Design and deliver more effective social services by increasing your understanding of the many circumstances that affect individual and group behavior, and gaining deeper knowledge and skills to address them. This online Master's program in Studies in Human Behavior includes opportunities to apply contemporary human behavior theory and research to the development, evaluation and leadership of social and behavioral programs, and employ strategies for critical thinking and writing in the human behavior discipline. You'll also develop approaches to providing ethnically and culturally sensitive services to individuals, groups, and organizations.

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Degree Outcomes

With your Master's in Studies in Human Behavior from Capella, you'll learn to apply contemporary and relevant human behavior theory and research to the development, evaluation, and leadership of social and behavioral studies programs. You'll also learn to provide culturally and ethnically sensitive service, advocacy, and leadership to individuals, groups and agencies/institutions. Discover specifically what you'll learn — and how you can apply it.

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Career Outcomes

Common jobs with an online program in human behavior include family advocate, learning center manager, psychiatric assistant, rehabilitation supervisor or social services supervisor. Potential workplaces and fields include mental health, educational institutions, private sector, health care, child welfare/children's services, criminal justice/corrections or government.