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Prevention Science MEd

Applications for Fall 2019 enrollment will open on January 1, 2019 and will be considered on a rolling basis through May 1, 2019. This date may be extended through May 31 if we have additional availability. We will begin reviewing applications and making offers of admission in January 2019.

We will be hosting a Prevention Science Information Session for prospective students on November 30, 2018, 12:00 - 1:00 pm (Pacific Time) in ED (Lokey) 119. We will be live-streaming and recording this session, for those who cannot attend in person.  You can find the link to connect remotely here. You will be able to post your questions to the panel if joining remotely.  You can access a recorded Prevention Science Information Session here, and a College of Education Research Opportunities Presentation here.

We offer a 45-credit MEd degree that can be completed in one academic year. In the MEd Prevention Science degree program, training is provided in the design, evaluation, and implementation of effective interventions to reduce risk and enhance protective factors in children, youth, families, and communities. Graduates obtain employment in community prevention settings, social advocacy centers, university settings, and as research technicians, or can continue their education in pursuit of doctoral training or clinically oriented graduate programs.