School of Behavioral Sciences & Education

The best way to change the world is to help others. The School of Behavioral Sciences & Education provides opportunities to grow and challenge yourself, so you’ll be ready to impact the lives of others by being empowered by your own educational experience.

Our majors: criminology, education, international studies, political science, psychology

Additional minors: Latin American studies, women's and gender studies

Graduate Programs


The purpose of the Master of Arts in Education Program is to develop teachers who exercise leadership within their professional communities and academic institutions. The program is designed to develop experienced elementary and secondary school teachers who are recognized as master teachers because of their advanced knowledge and skills and their deep commitment to responsible professionalism. Two endorsement programs are offered to teachers holding a valid teaching license. The endorsement permits you to teach reading to all students at any grade level, including Title II reading programs. 


Our Master of Arts in Counseling Program provides you with the ability to deliver professional counseling services in clinical mental health and/or school settings. Choose primary concentration in School Counseling or Clinical Mental Health Counseling, or apply for a non-degree School Counselor Licensure Endorsement.

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