Behavioral Science Speaker Series

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More employers across industries—including social work, education and more—are recognizing the benefits of applicants with a behavioral science background.

Learn to apply behavioral science techniques to life-changing careers in gerontology, pediatrics, brain injury rehabilitation, sustainability, education, and health and fitness.


On-Campus and Online Options

On-Campus Program Start Date
  • September 5, 2023
Online Program Start Dates
  • April 16, 2023 (Application Deadline: March 5, 2023)
  • July 2, 2023
  • October 15, 2023


  • Master of Science in Behavioral Science and Human Services
Course Sequences
  • BCBA® Eligibility Course Sequence (not NYS license qualifying)
Online Program Option

This accelerated format includes cohorts starting in both fall and spring. Students learn from scientist practitioner faculty with diverse specialty areas and methods of service delivery who have learned from and trained with leaders in the field. Faculty mentors also provide opportunities for research and dissemination through publications and/or presentations at regional, state-wide, and national conferences.

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Program Benefits

  • Develop skills to benefit you in organizational management, sports, sustainability, substance abuse disorders treatment, and more.
  • Choose from flexible on-campus evening courses or distance education asynchronous courses to accommodate your schedule.
  • Learn from faculty members who provide interactive educational opportunities in a student-focused environment and who are committed to fostering your academic and professional goals.
  • Faculty studied with the founders and leaders of the field. They have diverse and extensive experience and pass along exceptional opportunities to students.
  • Faculty have been instrumental in working with professional associations and NYSED to update the laws, rules, and regulations related to ABA and Behavioral Science.

Please note that this degree does NOT prepare students to practice in any profession in New York state per NYSED’s Office of Professions.

If you are interested in becoming a Licensed Behavior Analyst in New York state, please refer to our ABA programs.

Career Options

Teacher holding two pieces of paper one with a happy face, the other with a sad face, a child is pointing and smiling at the happy faceThis program is designed for students who are interested in continuing their education in behavioral science or behavior analysis, as well as professionals who are already working in their career paths and would like to add to their education and experience.

With this program, you can build on your current teaching, business, or other professional area of expertise with critical new knowledge and skills in behavior science.

Popular careers include:

  • Board certified behavior analyst®
  • Behavior analyst
  • Organizational change coordinator
  • Behavior consultant
  • Behavior interventionist
  • Clinical specialist
  • Behavior specialist
  • Behavioral health specialist

Daemen’s Center for Interprofessional Learning and Simulation (CILS) provides students experiential learning opportunities to promote best practice and collaboration. This leads to improved health and well-being outcomes for individuals, organizations, and communities!

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