ABS

Applied Behavioral Science

  • ABS 7100 Research Methods I

    Level: 
    Graduate
    Credit Hours: 
    3
    Schedule Type: 
    Lecture

    Emphasis on research designs, testing hypotheses, and data collection techniques such as sampling, surveys, questionnaire design, scaling, interviewing, and techniques for analysis of documents and records.

  • ABS 7110 Research Methods II

    Level: 
    Graduate
    Credit Hours: 
    3
    Schedule Type: 
    Lecture

    Analysis and interpretation of data in social research, with emphasis on multivariate statistical techniques.

  • ABS 7120 Applied Methodology

    Level: 
    Graduate
    Credit Hours: 
    3
    Schedule Type: 
    Lecture

    Addresses issues pertaining to contemporary research writing in terms of the integration of problem statements, literature review, presentation of methodology, data summary, conclusions, and ethical issues.

  • ABS 7220 Seminar on Criminal Justice

    Level: 
    Graduate
    Credit Hours: 
    3
    Schedule Type: 
    Seminar

    An investigation of the criminal justice system in the United States and its relation to deviant adult and juvenile behavior.

  • ABS 7230 Modern Social Theory

    Level: 
    Graduate
    Credit Hours: 
    3
    Schedule Type: 
    Seminar

    Survey of social theories that form the foundations of sociology and examine major contemporary social problems of the modern world

  • ABS 7600 Graduate Seminar in ABS

    Level: 
    Graduate
    Credit Hours: 
    1 to 2
    Schedule Type: 
    Seminar

    In-depth coverage of special topics in applied behavioral science. Topics vary. 1-2 credit hours.

  • ABS 7601 Seminar in Criminal Justice Research

    Level: 
    Graduate
    Credit Hours: 
    1 to 2
    Schedule Type: 
    Lecture

    In-depth coverage of special topics in applied behavioral science/criminal justice with an emphasis on theory, methods, and research. Topics vary. 1-2 credit hours

  • ABS 7602 Seminar on the Criminal Justice System (from law to incarceration)

    Level: 
    Graduate
    Credit Hours: 
    1 to 2
    Schedule Type: 
    Lecture

    In-depth coverage of special topics in applied behavioral science/criminal justice with special emphasis on the criminal justice system and its components. Topics vary on law, crime, police, courts, corrections, etc. 1-2 credit hours

  • ABS 7603 Seminar on Criminal Justice Issues & Policy

    Level: 
    Graduate
    Credit Hours: 
    1 to 2
    Schedule Type: 
    Lecture

    In-depth coverage of special topics in applied behavioral science/criminal justice with an emphasis on specific criminal justice issues and policies. Topics vary. 1-2 credit hours

  • ABS 7604 Seminar in Social Problems

    Level: 
    Graduate
    Credit Hours: 
    1 to 2
    Schedule Type: 
    Lecture

    In-depth coverage of special topics in applied behavioral science/social problems. Topics vary. 1-2 credit hours.

  • ABS 7700 Independent Research

    Level: 
    Graduate
    Credit Hours: 
    1 to 3
    Schedule Type: 
    Independent Study

    Independent laboratory or field research under the sponsorship of a faculty supervisor.

  • ABS 7790 Practicum in Applied Behavioral Science

    Level: 
    Graduate
    Credit Hours: 
    1 to 3
    Schedule Type: 
    Practicum

    On-site participation of students in selected behavioral science projects. Jointly supervised by faculty and on-site personnel.

  • ABS 7800 Continuing Registration

    Level: 
    Graduate
    Credit Hours: 
    1
    Schedule Type: 
    Independent Study

    Continuing Registration.

  • ABS 7900 ABS Graduate Project

    Level: 
    Graduate
    Credit Hours: 
    1 to 6
    Schedule Type: 
    Independent Study

    Practical application of knowledge gained through courses applied to a capstone experience.

  • ABS 7910 Graduate Thesis Research

    Level: 
    Graduate
    Credit Hours: 
    1 to 6
    Schedule Type: 
    Independent Study

    Research for the Master's degree thesis.