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The College At Brockport State University Of New York

Motivated students who want to pursue research careers should consider the combined degree in psychology. Not only do students get instruction in an intensive format, but ... [+]

What You’ll Learn

Motivated students who want to pursue research careers should consider the combined degree in psychology. Not only do students get instruction in an intensive format, but they can earn their bachelor's and master's degrees in five years with a full-time commitment.

Students collaborate with faculty on a wide range of research, including; human learning, applied behavior analysis, language/memory of the aging, substance use in adolescence, and much more. This type of training helps our graduates get into successful research-oriented doctoral programs. Curriculum The program combines a solid undergraduate psychology education and advanced masters-level training in ... [-]
USA Rochester
September 2019
Campus
Brooklyn College CUNY

This program prepares the student for entry-level executive positions as generalists in the areas of personnel and human resources in organizations or for comparable-leve ... [+]

This program prepares the student for entry-level executive positions as generalists in the areas of personnel and human resources in organizations or for comparable-level positions in consulting firms that offer their services in these areas. It shares a common core of five courses with other concentrations in industrial and organizational psychology but places additional emphasis on theory and practice at the group level of organizational activity.

Matriculation requirements

Applicants should offer: (a) an overall GPA of 3.00 or better, (b) a minimum of 12 credits in psychology, and (c) courses both in statistics and in research methods, with a grade of B or better in both courses.... [-]

USA New York
September 2019
Full-time
Campus
Brooklyn College CUNY

The political science master's program offers students a choice of three concentrations: political science, international affairs, or urban policy and administration. ... [+]

The political science master's program offers students a choice of three concentrations: political science, international affairs, or urban policy and administration.

The political science concentration combines the theories and methodologies of political science with the opportunity to specialize in one of four fields: American politics, comparative politics, political theory, or international relations.

The international affairs concentration is designed to prepare students for professional and academic careers in international affairs through programs of study tailored to their specific interests and goals. Courses range from broad overviews to seminars on specific world regions and are combined with independent study and master's thesis courses in close collaboration with faculty members. To foster professional preparation, the program also publishes student work in the department's Political Science Journal and places students in internships as well as study and work opportunities abroad.... [-]

USA New York
September 2019
Full-time
Campus
AUC The American University in Cairo

The Center for Migration and Refugee Studies (CMRS) is an interdisciplinary center of The American University in Cairo. ... [+]

Migration and Refugee Studies M.A.

The Center for Migration and Refugee Studies (CMRS) is an interdisciplinary center of The American University in Cairo. The Center for Migration and Refugee Studies offers an MA in migration and refugee studies and two specialized graduate diploma:

MA in Migration and Refugee Studies Graduate Diploma in Forced Migration and Refugee Studies (MRS) Who is it for?

Students who seek to obtain the knowledge and skills to be applied in careers within institutions such as governmental, nongovernmental and international agencies, as well as universities, research organizations and private corporations dealing with the multitude of issues connected with migration and refugee movements. ... [-]

USA New York
September 2019
Full-time
2 years
Campus
AUC The American University in Cairo

The graduate program focuses on the period from the 18th century onwards and addresses issues of religion, ecology, history, economy, society, polity, gender, and culture ... [+]

Middle East Studies (M.A.)

The Middle East Studies graduate program offers courses in Arabic language and literature, anthropology, economics, gender and women’s studies, history, law, political science and sociology with the purpose of introducing students to a variety of methodologies for studying the Middle East. The graduate program focuses on the period from the 18th century onwards and addresses issues of religion, ecology, history, economy, society, polity, gender, and culture. Given the geographical location of Cairo, the program as a whole concentrates on the Arab region.

Who is it for?

The program is intended for students who wish to pursue a variety of careers such as academia, diplomacy, another government service, work with NGOs, development, business, finance, journalism, public relations and cultural affairs.... [-]

USA New York
September 2019
Full-time
Campus
AUC The American University in Cairo

The Cynthia Nelson Institute for Gender and Women’s Studies (IGWS) is an academic research institute and a graduate teaching center for scholars. ... [+]

Gender and Women’s Studies in the Middle East/North Africa

The Cynthia Nelson Institute for Gender and Women’s Studies (IGWS) is an academic research institute and a graduate teaching center for scholars, researchers and graduate students interested in gender issues in the Middle East, Africa, and South Asia.

 The Institute for Gender and Women's Studies offers an interdisciplinary two-year Master of Arts and a Diploma.

The MA offers three tracks

‪Specialization 1: Gendered Political Economies‬‬‬

Focusing on issues relating to poverty, labor politics, political economies of desire, migration, mobility and development histories and practices.

Specialization 2: Geographies of Gender and Justice... [-]

USA New York
September 2019
Full-time
2 years
Campus
AUC The American University in Cairo

Studying Egyptology/Coptology at the graduate level is a unique opportunity for students, taking advantage of being in Egypt, having the chance to gain practical experien ... [+]

Egyptology/Coptology Graduate Program

Studying Egyptology/Coptology at the graduate level is a unique opportunity for students, taking advantage of being in Egypt, having the chance to gain practical experience, visiting monuments in context, museums and gaining experience in the field. The Egyptology program covers many aspects; the culture of ancient Egypt for language and religion to art, architecture and social structures over the time span of 4,600 years. The Coptology program offers courses in political science, religion, art history, history and other.

The department of Egyptology offers three tracks for the M.A.

Egyptology: Art, Archaeology, and History Egyptology: Philology Coptology ... [-]
USA New York
September 2019
Full-time
Campus
Kean University

he Masters of Arts in Holocaust and Genocide Studies at Kean University – one of only three such programs in the United States – is exceptionally poised to inspire leader ... [+]

The Masters of Arts in Holocaust and Genocide Studies program at Kean University – one of only three such programs in the United States – is exceptionally poised to inspire leaders in education, human rights, public policy, and other growing professional fields for the 21st century.

Situated at one of our nation’s most diverse universities in the culturally rich region of central New Jersey and metropolitan New York City, its main concern is to understand our world’s people and nations who endured extreme assault and now seek recognition as international players. Kean’s Masters of Arts in Holocaust and Genocide Studies offers ample opportunities to grasp and influence this historical dynamic.... [-]

USA New York Union
September 2019
Full-time
Part-time
Campus
Kean University

The Master of Arts in Counseling: School Counseling and LPC option will provide students with the coursework required by the New Jersey Department of Education to qualify ... [+]

The 60 credit Master of Arts in Counseling: School Counseling and LPC program will provide students with the coursework required by the New Jersey Department of Education to qualify for a school counseling certificate for K -12 schools, as well as the coursework necessary for students to meet the 60 credit licensed professional counselor (LPC) standard. As an LPC (more likely Licensed Associate Counselor since they will not have the requisite number of supervised clinical hours) students will be able to work in community organizations, counseling and mental health centers, hospitals, private for-profit centers and counseling practices while working under supervision to complete the 4,500 supervised clinical hours.... [-]

USA New York Union
September 2019
Full-time
Part-time
Campus
Kean University

The Master of Arts in Counseling: Clinical Mental Health Counseling program was accredited by CACREP in January 2012 and pro­vides education and training in professional ... [+]

The Master of Arts in Counseling: Clinical Mental Health Counseling program was accredited by CACREP in January 2012 and pro­vides education and training in professional counseling for work in a variety of settings including agencies, com­munity organizations, mental health centers, hospitals, private practice, etc. The program provides comprehensive training involving the knowledge and skills required to work effectively as a professional counselor. Based on the CACREP standards, graduates from this program will have completed the requirements for the New Jersey Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC). Students may take the National Counselor Exam (NCE) prior to graduation and will be eligible to apply for the Licensed Associate Counselor (LAC), opening up opportunities to work in for-profit and private practice settings under supervision while accruing hours toward the LPC.... [-]

USA New York Union
September 2019
Full-time
Part-time
Campus
Kean University

The Kean University Master’s degree program in Sociology and Social Justice prepares students to address inequality based on identity categories such as race, class, gend ... [+]

The Kean University Master of Arts in Sociology and Social Justice program prepares students to address inequality based on identity categories such as race, class, gender, sexual orientation, and ability. It is the first of its kind in the state and the region. Social justice is the study of how social advantages and disadvantages are distributed, the relation­ship between social identity and inequality, and the practice of reducing the gap between them at local, national, and global levels. It is a perspective for understanding and for action. The program further seeks to inspire a commitment to democracy and firm principles of egalitarianism and equity that will prepare graduates for positions in research, teaching, public service, business and other positions where they may serve as agents of social change. The program emphasizes the interplay between theoretical and applied approaches in sociology, and provides students with an integrated culminat­ing practicum and master’s thesis experience. Successful graduates from our program will complete a total of 36 credits (including the practicum and the master’s thesis supervision). Our ideal student should have the passion to pursue jus­tice, the ability to argue for those who cannot, the knowledge to understand public issues, the courage to challenge op­pression, and the humanity to bring people together for a noble cause.... [-]

USA New York Union
September 2019
Full-time
Part-time
Campus
Kean University

The Master of Arts in Psychology, Human Behavior, and Organizational Psychology Option is designed for individuals pursuing careers in the helping professions who wish to ... [+]

The Master of Arts in Psychology: Human Behavior and Organizational Psychology option is designed for individuals pursuing careers in the helping professions who wish to upgrade their com­petence in the behavioral sciences. It has particular value to those whose present or prospec­tive work calls for extensive contact with individuals and groups, human relations skills and the under­standing and modification of behavior. It is relevant to community, agency, group, personnel and or­ganizational work as well as law enforcement, human resources, education, ministry, nursing and other health, human and social services.

To learn more about the Master of Arts in Psychology: Human Behavior and Organizational Psychology program, visit http://grad.kean.edu/masters-programs/human-behavior-and-organizational-psychology.... [-]

USA New York Union
September 2019
Full-time
Part-time
Campus
Kean University

The Master of Arts in Psychology, Psychological Services Program is a concentration in psychological theory and procedures. It prepares students for employment in mental ... [+]

The Master of Arts in Psychology, Psychological Services program is a concentration in psychological theory and procedures. It prepares students for employment in mental health centers, social services agencies, hos­pitals, community programs, and other human service settings. The program also provides a strong base of studies preparing students for more advanced graduate study or doctoral training in applied and professional psychology. Students may concentrate in an area of interest by choosing courses from a wide range of electives. A supervised field experience in community psychology enables students to obtain direct experience in providing psychological services in an approved human services setting.... [-]

USA New York Union
September 2019
Full-time
Part-time
Campus
Kean University

The primary goal of the Master of Arts in Counselor Education: Alcohol and Drug Abuse Counseling program is to prepare professionally educated and trained counselors to w ... [+]

The primary goal of the Master of Arts in Counselor Education: Alcohol and Drug Abuse Counseling program is to prepare professionally educated and trained counselors to work as Alcohol and Drug Abuse Counselors in a variety of settings. Students in the program will be provided with: a common core of professional counseling com­potencies based on national standards, specialized studies in the field of Alcohol and Drug Abuse Counseling and supervised experiences in alcohol and drug abuse counseling.

To learn more about the Master of Arts in Counselor Education: Alcohol and Drug Abuse Counseling program, visit http://grad.kean.edu/masters-programs/alcohol-and-drug-abuse-counseling.[-]

USA New York Union
September 2019
Full-time
Part-time
Campus
Kean University

The Master of Arts in Political Science provides students with a firm liberal arts foundation in the various subfields of Political Science (i.e. American Government and ... [+]

The Master of Arts in Political Science provides students with a firm liberal arts foundation in the various subfields of Political Science (i.e. American Government and Politics, International Relations/Comparative Politics, Political Theory/ Foundations of Constitutional Government) with a concentration in an area of interest to each student. The program pro­vides advanced preparation for those who seek a career in the public sector at the local, state, national, and international levels. It also serves those persons interested in the area of higher education and/or more advanced graduate studies of the Ph.D. level. The curriculum also includes a strong experiential component for those seeking positions of political and academic leadership.... [-]

USA New York Union
September 2019
Full-time
Part-time
Campus