Studying Special Education & Applied Disability Studies with a concentration in Applied Behavior Analysis prepares you for a career in human services, specifically those services that help individuals and families deal with developmental disabilities. The program educates you on the theories and best practices of behavior analysis, and prepares you to sit for the Board Certified Behavior Analyst examination. As more and more children receive developmental disability diagnoses, Mercyhurst will prepare you to help diagnose and treat those who are affected.
Mercyhurst has long been known for expertise in the field of Special Education, and graduates of this master's degree program will be able to:
Use applied research to pioneer advances in educational and behavioral services.
Write procedures for evidenced-based practices across disability groups and lifespans.
Utilize evidenced-based practices and assessments in clinical settings.
Write measurable objectives such as those found in an Individual Education Plan (IEP).
Discuss the connection between educational assessment and assessment-based instructional decisions.
Define ethical conduct in the field of education.
In addition to core coursework focused on behavior management and educational research, students will have the opportunity to explore with 15+ credits of ABA-specific elective coursework dealing with topics such as the history and cultures of disabilities, autism, data-driven decision making, and hands-on/supervised clinical experiences.
In the posgraduate degree in E-commerce Multichannel: Local, Social, Mobile we do a tour through the all knowledge areas in order to achieve a transversal vision of electronic commerce. You will be able to do a trip along all the purchase process, since get the user in the website and execution of the order, until they will receive it at home. Besides you will learn to apply the knowledge in a strategy involving SoLoMo: Social, Local and Mobile
En el Postgrado en E-commerce Multicanal: Local, Social, Mobile se hace un recorrido a través de todas las áreas de conocimiento necesarias para lograr una visión transversal del comercio electrónico. Realizarás un viaje a través de todo el proceso de compra, desde conseguir que el usuario entre en nuestra web y ejecute un pedido, hasta que lo recibe en casa. Además, aprenderás a aplicar estos conocimientos a una estrategia SoLoMo: Social, Local y Mobile.
The Advanced Master in Innovation & Strategic Management will provide students with the tools, skills and mindset needed to deal with the challenge of fast-evolving organisations. It helps students to develop their entrepreneurial abilities, to analyse complex challenges and influence their environment early on in their careers. It covers the main management disciplines (strategy, marketing, finance, project management, etc.) with a focus on the future. It embraces innovation in all its aspects, from technological, thanks to a real understanding of social media, new products and services, to new business models and organisational forms.
The programme will show you the importance of innovation and how to think strategically. You will master key management concepts and learn how to drive innovation projects. It will help you to develop your entrepreneurial skills and to understand the dominant strategic logic in many different sectors around the world. In short, you will learn how to think globally and act locally.