Master of Arts in Applied Behavioral Science


Sep 28, 2018
Kenneth Graham, M.A. graduated from Wright State University with his B.A. in Sociology in 2013. He then obtained his M.A. from WSU in the Applied Behavioral Sciences program in 2016. Prior to graduating from Wright State University, he has earned a prominent reputation for his commitment to community activism, which has been long-standing. Kenneth served as a volunteer for the Community Action Partnership Program, The Neighborhood Leadership Institute, and the Miami Valley Collaborative for...
Aug 2, 2018
The 2018-2019 Wright Fellows Graduate Scholarship is aimed at attracting high-quality, underrepresented graduate students to the WSU campus. For the 2018-2019 academic year, Ms. Aleigha Crayton, a Wright State University undergraduate alumni, has received one of the four awarded scholarships. The ABS program is excited to welcome Aleigha as a student in this Fall! This is what Aleigha had to say about being selected as a recipient;  
Jul 27, 2018
Stephanie Brooks
Stephanie Brooks, a student in the Applied Behavioral Science (ABS) Master’s program at Wright State University is having a fantastic summer learning about the ways in which she can be helpful to those in Dayton!
Jul 27, 2018
Angela Dorsett
I am currently a rising two-year graduate student in the Applied Behavioral Sciences (ABS) Master’s Program doing my practicum at the Ohio Justice and Policy Center (OJPC).
Jul 26, 2018
Jake Slemker played for the Raiders from 2003 to 2006 and has served on the soccer team's staff for the last eight years.
Jun 12, 2018
Wright State University adds $1.5 billion annually to the region’s economy and supports more than 20,000 jobs through its spending on operations and research and through spending by students, visitors and alumni, according to a new economic impact study.
May 18, 2018
Wright Leader is designed to facilitate leadership development opportunities for employees that can be tough to find in higher education.
May 10, 2018
Susan Edwards, vice provost for faculty affairs at Appalachian State University, will join Wright State as executive vice president for academic affairs and provost on July 30.
Apr 24, 2018
Marina Jraisat
Ms. Jraisat excelled in the Applied Behavioral Science Master’s Program with a 3.8 overall GPA. Marina is a Fall 2017 graduate of the program whose research has far reaching applied implications regarding social and immigration policies.
Apr 19, 2018
My project was a qualitative research on those who have chosen to desist from heroin. I wanted to see if their decision to quit heroin was in relation to informal social attachments such as employment and children. During the research it was found that informal social attachments assist those with maintaining sobriety, but is not the main reason these individuals initially decided to quit using heroin.


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