For the advanced student wishing to pursue individual study.
On-campus classes for this program meet during the late afternoon or in the evenings. Serve Your Community Engage in social advocacy and public services that reinforce Whitworth's Christian call to serve humanity within our own community.
Enhance Your Career Opportunities Whitworth's ABA degree program can open doors to new career opportunities and is often a good fit for those interested in teaching, social work, mental health and counseling programs, criminal justice, and other behavioral services.
You'll obtain specialized training to address behavioral challenges in children and adults by applying a systematic scientific approach that addresses mild to severe disabilities, including everyday social interactions and more complex disorders such as autism spectrum disorder and substance abuse.
Behavior analysts with ABA certification are well-qualified to work in a variety of environments in both the public and private sector, although the majority provide direct ABA services or work independently as consultants.
Others are employed to implement administration or supervision directly related to providing ABA therapy or services. For course descriptions and learning outcomes of this major, please view the course catalog.
Special Education and Endorsement 37 credits Certified teachers can earn a special education endorsement and M. Please speak with an academic advisor for details. Completion of this program will equip you with the degree, coursework, and supervised BACB-approved fieldwork experience requirements to meet eligibility to apply to take the BCBA Examination for behavior analyst certification.
At the end of Whitworth's credit master's program, students will have completed the above requirements. Applicants must meet additional requirements to qualify.experience are alleviated by analysis of results for individual students such as that reported in Section 6.
The nature of the project facilitates collaborative learning. LIS is designed to give students experience working on a major project that will utilize the hands-on as well as theoretical learning acquired through the DigIn courses.
The M.S. in Applied Economics, a STEM Designated Degree Program, will prepare you to use the data analysis and tools organizations rely on to evaluate policies and programs, develop forecasts, better understand consumer behavior, and analyze marketing efforts.
LIS is designed to give students experience working on a major project that will utilize the hands-on as well as theoretical learning acquired through the DigIn courses. Students will be required to submit a proposal for the project and a final project report of the experience. The internship project should apply the skills learned in the degree program, including: quantitative and qualitative research, data collection, management, and analysis, and communication. Woods College students stand as the future leaders of their fields, critically engaged citizens formed by a remarkable, ethics-focused education. Our five degree programs feature rigor and reward: They challenge you to reach new heights while being flexible enough to meet you wherever you are.
Offered in nearly all our graduate programs, the project option is a way to apply in-depth knowledge of a given area to a practical endeavor. Students work with faculty advisors to complete this option, and may choose a topic relevant to their current workplace.
Functional Assessment is a course designed to provide the student with the history and hands on experience in fundamental elements of direct observation, functional behavioral assessment, functional analysis methodology, function-based intervention, and .
Students will be required to submit a proposal for the project and a final project report of the experience. The internship project should apply the skills learned in the degree program, including: quantitative and qualitative research, data collection, management, and analysis, and communication.