Why study applied behavioral science?

Because a science can solve relevant problems — individual and societal, local and global.

Certificate Program in Community Health and Development

The Department of Applied Behavioral Science has established a 1-year certificate program in Community Health and Development. The program offers advanced training and university-based certification in building healthy communities. The focus is on training in core aspects of community work: community assessment, strategic planning, intervention, evaluation, and sustainability. Students admitted to the certificate program must be either regular KU graduate students or admitted as non-degree seeking students.

Students will enroll in 3 3-credit hour courses (9)9
Community Health and Development
Practicum in Community Development
Practicum in Community Health Promotion