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Career Opportunities in Behavioral Science

Graduates have careers as - 

  • Adult & Child Case Manager
  • Community Integration Specialist
  • Substance Abuse Counselor
  • Mental Health Counselor
  • Clinical Therapist/Counselor (Advanced Study)
  • Family Support Counselor
  • Crisis Counselor
  • TRIO Counselor
  • Vocational Rehabilitation Counselor
  • Social Worker Academic Counselor/Advisor
  • Foster Care
  • Program Administration/Coordinator Advocate

License and certification opportunities include -

  • Conditional Social Work License (LSWX)
  • Certified Alcohol and Drug Counselor (CADC)
  • Mental Health Rehabilitation Technician Community Certification (MHRT/C)

What is the career outlook and earning potential for graduates of this program?

Bureau of Labor Statistics - Potential Occupations
and Employment Outlook

Job Code Job Title Bright Outlook Green
21-1021.00 Child, Family, and School Social Workers Bright Outlook  
33-9099.00 Protective Service Workers, All Other    
39-9041.00 Residential Advisors Bright Outlook  
21-1011.00 Substance Abuse and Behavioral Disorder Counselors Bright Outlook  
21-1014.00 Mental Health Counselors Bright Outlook  
21-1015.00 Rehabilitation Counselors Bright Outlook  
21-1093.00 Social and Human Service Assistants Bright Outlook  
21-1091.00 Health Educators Bright Outlook  
21-1092.00 Probation Officers and Correctional Treatment Specialists    
21-1094.00 Community Health Workers Bright Outlook  
43-4061.00 Eligibility Interviewers, Government Programs    
21-1023.00 Mental Health and Substance Abuse Social Workers Bright Outlook