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MA, Human Development and Social Intervention/ Post-Master's Advanced Certificate, LGBT

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Degree Details

Official Degree Title

Master of Arts in Human Development and Social Intervention and Post-Master's Advanced Certificate, LGBT Health, Education, and Social Services

Format
Full-time or Part-time
Credits
48

Develop your skills in research, grant management, and program development while also deepening your understanding of the issues affecting lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) populations. You’ll learn to apply research in order to facilitate prevention and intervention efforts for psychological, social, educational, and health problems.

What You'll Learn

Rooted in social and developmental psychology, this dual degree develops your skills in research, grant management, and program development. You’ll learn about the factors that influence communities and individuals, especially those in the LGBT community, and develop skills to provide more effective services to LGBT people and organizations serving this population.

Students who pursue both the post-master's advanced certificate in LGBT Health, Education, and Social Sciences may count 6 credits from the curriculum toward the elective component of their Human Development and Social Intervention (HDSI) MA curriculum.

Questions 

If you have any additional questions about our degree, please feel free to contact us at applied.psychology@nyu.edu.