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Behavioral Science, B.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
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Overview

Students will develop the skills necessary to be proficient in the study, research, assessment and evaluation of human behavior from the perspective of all three fields. 

The major prepares students for employment in social service careers and for graduate study in psychology, sociology, social work and anthropology.

Why study behavioral science at CBU?

  • Behavioral Science at California Baptist University is unique in that caring faculty provide a rigorous study of the human experience from a distinctly Christian worldview.  
  • All incoming students are required to complete an internship or a capstone experience. Past students have interned at Big Brothers and Big Sisters of the Inland Empire, Operation SafeHouse and Veterans Affairs. 
  • Upon graduation, students will be equipped with the skills necessary for careers or graduate study in a global world.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • General Psychology
  • Survey of the Behavioral Science
  • Cultural Anthropology
  • Epistemology & Worldview
  • Physical Anthropology and Archeology
  • Culture and Personality

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    71

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  • Minimum required score:

    5.5

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General Requirements

  • Application.
  • Application Fee: Pay a non-refundable US $45 application-processing fee as part of the online application. 
  • Official Transcripts: Send us the official sealed copies of all academic records (including transcripts, mark sheets and grade reports, as well as graduation certificates, diplomas and/or completion certificates) from secondary schools, showing dates of attendance, courses taken and grades received. 
  • Essay: Submit a personal statement (minimum 3–5 paragraphs) responding to the following question: "What interests you the most about CBU and how can our programs, faculty, and location help you achieve your future goal?"
  • English Requirements.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    34918 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 34918 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    34918 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 34918 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Funding

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