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Accounting (MS)

Comprehensive program designed for students seeking a quality accounting program with a strong focus ethics and social responsibility. Fulfills requirements to sit for license/certification examinations: Certified Public Accountant (CPA), Certification in Financial Management (CFM), Certification in Management Accounting (CMA).

Acute Care Nurse Practitioner (Post Master's Certificate)

This Post Master's Certificate program prepares RNs who have a Master's Degree in Nursing to obtain a Nurse Practitioner certification with a focus on Acute Care. This certification also allows students to become a nurse educator or a nurse administrator.

Acute Care Nursing Practice (DNP) – Post Baccalaureate DNP

A specialization in Acute Care provides a minimum of 500 hours of clinical learning including an acute care practicum. Develop the expertise necessary for patient management of high-risk critically ill adults and their families and advanced nursing practice skills across the wellness-illness continuum.

Administration – Public Administration (BPA)PACE

The Bachelor of Public Administration is of special interest to the working professional in public and nonprofit organizations, and students who wish to pursue a career in public management. The coursework is designed to provide you with an understanding and working application of the principles essential to the effective management of public agencies, and meets the standards and guidelines provided by NASPAA, the National Association of Schools of Public Affairs and Administration.

Administration (BS)PACE

The Bachelor of Science in Administration is designed to provide you with the administrative and leadership competencies needed by all organizations – whether private, public, or nonprofit – in order to achieve their missions and goals. Courses focus on contemporary organizational theory and practice, with an emphasis on workplace applications.

Administration (BS) OnlinePACE

Administration (BS) Specialization in Health Services AdministrationPACE

The Bachelor of Science in Health Services Administration is designed to prepare the student for a career in the health services industry in an administrative capacity. The program of study will give students a broad view of today's health care system and will prepare its graduates for entry and middle management positions in such areas as hospital, medical or dental clinics, group medical practices, managed care organizations, long-term care facilities, insurance companies, home health agencies, and governmental health agencies. Management skills and business practices used in today's complex health care systems are emphasized.

Administration (BS) Specialization in Human Resources AdministrationPACE

The specialization in Human Resources Administration provides students who are employed in the area of human resources development or administration the knowledge recommended by the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) in order to prepare for the PHR and SPHR exams. The specialization is earned by completing the approved 21 credits in the curriculum.

Administration (BS) Specialization in Legal StudiesPACE

The specialization in Legal Studies provides a broad background in fundamental legal studies to students who desire to become paralegals or legal assistants working under the supervision of a lawyer. You will gain a comprehensive knowledge of the legal systems in state and federal environments. This knowledge will help develop the critical thinking and communication skills necessary to be a legal assistant within the civil and criminal practice areas of a law firm.

Administration (BS) Specialization in Organizational LeadershipPACE

The specialization of Organization Leadership takes an interdisciplinary approach, exploring a variety of leadership-related topics and competencies to give you a foundation in leadership theory and practice. Courses explore training and development, diversity in the workplace, negotiation, ethics, decision-making, and psychology.

Administration (BS) Specialization in Personal Financial PlanningPACE

The specialization in Personal Financial Planning provides the courses required for the CFP Certification Examination. At the completion of this program, you will possess a foundation in the theory and practice relevant to personal financial planning, and the knowledge and skills associated with success in the CFP profession.

Administration (MA)PACE

The Master of Arts in Administration develops the critical administrative competencies that contribute to workplace success. This graduate degree program is designed for adult learners focusing on administration, leadership, communication, and teamwork. You gain a foundation in administrative theories, applications and approaches within the broad social, economic, technological, and political environments of private, public, or nonprofit organizations. This program fully available both in class and online.

Administration (MA) OnlinePACE

The Master of Arts in Administration (MAA) degree program is designed for working professionals with increasing responsibility for leading and managing modern organizations. It is a thirty six (36) credit hour graduate degree program that addresses topics related to administration, leadership, applied research, values and ethics, strategy, human resources, diversity, finance, project management, and information technology.

Artist Certificate in Music Performance

Autism Certificate

The certificate program includes various behavioral management techniques appropriate for children with autism and children with emotional handicaps and can be completed in four courses and a practicum.

Bachelor of Arts in Human Services (BAHS) PACE

The Bachelor of Arts in Human Services (BAHS) prepares students for work in a wide array of Human Services related careers, as well as for graduate study in related disciplines. The interdisciplinary degree is grounded in an understanding of systems in a social context, and it embraces a commitment to theory, to basic and applied research, and to social justice. The curricular flexibility of the “career focused track” as well as the portfolio option enable students to combine theoretical grounding with real world application through the supervised field experience, and their own work experience.

Business Administration (MBA)

Comprehensive program designed to provide students with a global business perspective and tools for intelligent problem solving by using best practices and contemporary methodologies. MBA specializations in marketing, accounting, finance, health service administration, international business and management.

Business Administration (MBA) Specialization in Accounting

Comprehensive program designed to provide students with a global business perspective and tools for intelligent problem solving by using best practices and contemporary methodologies. MBA specializations in marketing, accounting, finance, health service administration, international business and management.

Business Administration (MBA) Specialization in Finance

Comprehensive program designed to provide students with a global business perspective and tools for intelligent problem solving by using best practices and contemporary methodologies. MBA specializations in marketing, accounting, finance, health service administration, international business and management.

Business Administration (MBA) Specialization in Health Services Administration

Comprehensive program designed to provide students with a global business perspective and tools for intelligent problem solving by using best practices and contemporary methodologies. MBA specializations in marketing, accounting, finance, health service administration, international business and management.

Business Administration (MBA) Specialization in International Business

Comprehensive program designed to provide students with a global business perspective and tools for intelligent problem solving by using best practices and contemporary methodologies. MBA specializations in marketing, accounting, finance, health service administration, international business and management.

Business Administration (MBA) Specialization in Management

Comprehensive program designed to provide students with a global business perspective and tools for intelligent problem solving by using best practices and contemporary methodologies. MBA specializations in marketing, accounting, finance, health service administration, international business and management.

Business Administration (MBA) Specialization in Marketing

Comprehensive program designed to provide students with a global business perspective and tools for intelligent problem solving by using best practices and contemporary methodologies. MBA specializations in marketing, accounting, finance, health service administration, international business and management.

Clinical Mental Health Counseling (MS)

This specialization is CACREP-accredited and includes the academic requirements for certification as a mental health practitioner and for licensure as a Mental Health Counselor. This program provides the necessary coursework to prepare students to function as a Mental Health Counselor in applied settings.

Counseling (MS) Specialization in Clinical Mental Health Counseling

This specialization is CACREP-accredited and includes the academic requirements for certification as a mental health practitioner and for licensure as a Mental Health Counselor. This program provides the necessary coursework to prepare students to function as a Mental Health Counselor in applied settings.

Counseling (MS) Specialization in Clinical Rehabilitation

This specialization provides students with knowledge and skills for counseling the physically and mentally disabled. The Program includes coursework and clinical experiences to increase the student's understanding of counseling for various rehabilitation populations and settings.

Counseling (MS) Specialization in Marital, Couple, Family Counseling & Therapy

This specialization is CACREP-accredited and includes the academic requirements for licensure as a Marriage and Family Therapist. This program provides the necessary coursework to prepare students to function as a Marriage and Family Therapist in applied settings.

Counseling (MS) Specialization in School Counseling

This specialization is CACREP-accredited and approved by the Florida State Department of Education to prepare school counselors at the elementary and secondary levels and leads to Florida certification in Guidance and Counseling PK-12. Provides the necessary coursework to prepare students to function as a school counselor in applied school settings, including counseling students, and consulting with teachers, administrators, and parents within the school setting.

Counseling (PhD) Specialization in Marital, Couple, and Family Counseling/Therapy

The Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) program in Counseling is CACREP-accredited and provides a specialization in marital, couple, and family counseling / therapy for students who hold a master's degree in counseling or a related discipline from a regionally accredited college or university. The program trains students for leadership positions in counseling and related fields.

Curriculum and Instruction (PhD) Specialization in Curriculum Evaluation and Research

Prepares graduates for positions as evaluators, scholars, and researchers in academic, governmental, and non-profit research institutes. This specialization emphasizes interdisciplinary perspectives, theories, and methodologies related to contemporary issues in curriculum, instruction, and assessment.

Curriculum and Instruction (PhD) Specialization in Early and Middle Childhood Education

Prepares professionals who can conduct research on the care, education, and welfare of young children, but also provide programs and services that are developmentally appropriate for children of varying ability, culture, and language. In addition this specialization prepares professionals to work in urban, multicultural environments where policy decisions, issues, and curriculum development require careful study and analysis.

Curriculum and Instruction (PhD) Specialization in Reading, Literacy and Cognition

Designed for individuals who aspire to university teaching, policy, research, and curriculum development positions in reading and literacy related fields. The goals of this specialization are to produce scholars who will enhance the knowledge base of curriculum and instruction for literacy; provide leaders for all levels of reading instruction, in the design, implementation, and evaluation of educator preparation programs; and prepare individuals who can provide expertise and leadership to the evolving field of reading.

Curriculum and Instruction (PhD) Specialization in Special Education

The doctoral program prepares you for career positions in community, state, and government agencies; classroom teaching, and personnel preparation positions. Although the program orientation is non-categorical, you will have the opportunity to develop expertise in one category of exceptionality (i.e., Specific Learning Disabilities, Intellectual Disabilities, Emotional and/or Behavioral Disorders, or Autism) by completing the Seminars in ESE, the elective course(s), and the dissertation.

Curriculum and Instruction (PhD) Specialization in TESOL

Emphasizes second language and literacy acquisition as well as bilingualism, thereby preparing professionals for academic positions in the United States and abroad.

Doctor of Ministry (D.Min.)

The Doctor of Ministry degree provides advanced theological reflection on and understanding of ministerial praxis and leadership through the study of practical biblical, systematic, sacramental/liturgical, and moral theology. It offers concentrations in institutional and military ministry or in Hispanic/Latino theology and ministry for ecclesial ministers. This program recognizes a critical need for the professional development of minsters and responds to the shortage of educational opportunities in South Florida for advanced studies that emphasize the ministerial implications of the insights of theology.

Dual Program - Sport Management (MS) / Business Administration (MBA)

A dual-degree in Sport Management and Business Administration (MS/MBA) can help you succeed at an advanced level in the competitive area of sports. This degree provides you with both sport industry specific skills and in-depth business knowledge. A combination of courses in the Sport and Exercise Science Department and the Andreas School of Business gives you the opportunity to develop top management, marketing, and financial skills and allows you to develop a comprehensive knowledge of the sport enterprise. Both the sport management program and the MBA are structured to provide you with the richest combination of theory and hands-on experience available. A critical component of your program is our powerful internship program.

Early and Middle Childhood Education, Curriculum and Instruction (PhD)

Prepares professionals who can conduct research on the care, education, and welfare of young children, but also provide programs and services that are developmentally appropriate for children of varying ability, culture, and language. In addition this specialization prepares professionals to work in urban, multicultural environments where policy decisions, issues, and curriculum development require careful study and analysis.

Educational Leadership (EdD)

This educational doctoral (EdD) program is designed to specifically meet the needs of educational practitioners seeking advanced leadership position in a range of PK-12 educational institutions. Graduates will be able to apply their knowledge and skills to transform educational institutions and meet the demands of an ever-changing society.

Educational Leadership (EdS)

Earn an advanced degree with Level I Florida state certification in Educational Leadership (for individuals who already hold a master's degree). This is a state approved program.

Educational Leadership (MS)

Obtain a master's degree and Level I Florida state certification in Educational Leadership. This is a state approved program.

Educational Leadership (MS) Online

The Master of Science in Educational Leadership program from Barry University is designed for educators who want to pursue leadership opportunities both in state and out of state in private, charter, or parochial schools. This 100 percent online program, taught by the same distinguished faculty who teach on campus, will give you the knowledge and professional skill sets you need to become a professional leader.

Educational Leadership with Florida Certification (MS) Online

Gain the knowledge, skills, and dispositions you need to become a highly accomplished professional leader in Florida public school districts—as well as charter, private, or parochial school settings—with a Master of Science in Educational Leadership with Florida Certification from Barry University. This 100 percent online program is designed for Florida-certified teachers seeking to obtain Level I certification in Florida.

Educational Leadership without certification (EdS)

Earn a specialist degree to meet specific leadership career qualifications in both the public and private sectors. This program is for those who do not hold a professional teaching certificate.

Educational Leadership without certification (MS)

Earn your master's degree and meet your professional needs with flexible choice of coursework. This program is for those who do not hold a professional teaching certificate.

Emergency Management (BS)PACE

The Bachelor of Science in Emergency Management will prepare you to assume a leadership role in homeland security, business continuity, hazard mitigation, or international disaster management. You study the strategies and tactics behind mitigation, preparedness, planning, and response and recovery operations for a number of complex incidents, including biological, chemical, radiological, nuclear and terrorist threats, and natural disasters.

Emergency Management (BS) OnlinePACE

The demand upon first-responders and agencies in our world of natural and man-made disasters has never been greater, and the need for experienced professionals to mitigate the chaos is increasing as a result. The field of emergency management integrates all activities related to building, sustaining, and improving the preparation for, response to, and recovery from threatened or actual natural disasters and acts of terrorism. This includes proactive leadership in unpredictable, catastrophic, and dangerous situations to minimize risk to responders and the public.

Emergency Medical TechnicianPACE

Begin your career as an EMT by earning an Emergency Medical Technician Certificate. This program is one of the best, most comprehensive training programs to prepare you for the EMT certification exam. The certificate enhances a career in many pre-hospital care categories, such as emergency rooms, security, ski patrols, harbor supervision and life guarding.

Entrepreneurial Management (MS)

Exceptional Student Education (MS) Online

Learn the appropriate instructional strategies and techniques to address the needs of students with exceptionalities with a Master of Science in Exceptional Student Education from Barry University. This 100 percent online program is designed for working professionals—with or without teaching experience—who want to work with K-12 children and youth with mild disabilities, both academic and behavioral, inside or outside of public schools.

Family Practice Nurse Practitioner (Post Master's Certificate)

This Post Master's Certificate program prepares RNs who have a Master's Degree in Nursing to obtain a Nurse Practitioner certification with a focus on Family Practice. This certification also allows students to become a nurse educator or a nurse administrator.

Family Practice Nursing Practice (DNP) – Post Baccalaureate DNP

A specialization in Family Practice provides a minimum of 500 hours of clinical learning including a practicum in family wellness. Develop the expertise necessary for the management of individuals and their families across the wellness-illness continuum.

Health Services Administration (BS)PACE

The Bachelor of Science is Health Services Administration gives you a broad view of today's health care industry, including business practices and management skills. The degree program prepares you for entry and middle management positions in such areas as hospitals, medical or dental clinics, group medical practices, managed care organizations, long-term care facilities, insurance companies, home health agencies, and governmental health agencies.

Health Services Administration (BS) OnlinePACE

The Bachelor of Science is Health Services Administration gives you a broad view of today's health care industry, including business practices and management skills. The degree program prepares you for entry and middle management positions in such areas as hospitals, medical or dental clinics, group medical practices, managed care organizations, long-term care facilities, insurance companies, home health agencies, and governmental health agencies.

Health Services Administration (MS)

Health care executives are the health professionals who most directly impact health care delivery and are responsible for ensuring patient access to treatment, promoting quality, and increasing staff morale on a day-to-day basis. Earn a Master's Degree in Health Services Administration . This degree program is structured to include coursework in a number of health disciplines so students can have numerous opportunities in a variety of managerial and administrative positions within hospitals, physicians' practices , nursing homes, insurance companies, managed care organizations and other sectors of the health care industry.

Health Services Administration (MS) / Master of Public Health (MPH) Dual Degree Program

Health care executives are the health professionals who most directly impact health care delivery and are responsible for ensuring patient access to treatment, promoting quality, and increasing staff morale on a day-to-day basis. Earn a Master's Degree in both Health Services Administration and Public Health. This dual-degree program is structured to include coursework in a number of health disciplines so students can have numerous opportunities in a variety of managerial and administrative positions within health administration and public health.

Health Services Administration Post-Baccalaureate CertificatePACE

The Health Services Administration Post-Baccalaureate Certificate program provides a broad view of today's health care system. This program is designed for students seeking management positions in areas such as hospitals, medical or dental clinics, group medical practices, managed care organizations, long-term care facilities, insurance companies, home health agencies, and government agencies.

Higher Education Administration (MS)

This program covers areas such as organizational learning, governance, research, and student development within the context of post-secondary education, vis-à-vis current issues such as, access, accountability, student demographics, and internationalization.

Higher Education Administration (MS) Online

Histotechnology Post-Baccalaureate Certificate (non-degree)

Barry University's histotechnology program is one of only three programs of its kind in the United States accredited by the National Accrediting Agency for Clinical Laboratory Sciences (NAACLS).

Human Performance and Wellness (MS)

The MS in Human Performance and Wellness program offers four areas of specialization: athletic training, biomechanics, exercise physiology, and Sport, Exercise, and Performance Psychology. If you are interested in multiple areas of study, you can enroll in the general Movement Sciences program. This provides the flexibility to customize your own program of advanced study in order to enhance your professional preparation and expertise in your current field or prepare for future doctoral studies.

Human Performance and Wellness (MS) Specialization in Sport, Exercise & Performance Psychology

Sport, Exercise, and Performance Psychology can provide you with the basis for understanding the thought processes and attitudes of athletes and individuals involved in sport, exercise, and non-sport performance activities. With this understanding, you can then learn to help others improve their performance and/or psychological well-being.

Human Performance and Wellness (MS) Specialization in Sport, Exercise & Performance Psychology / Master of Business Administration (MBA) Dual Program

A dual-degree in Sport, Exercise & Performance Psychology and Business Administration (MS/MBA) can help you succeed at an advanced level in the competitive area of sport psychology. Sport, Exercise, and Performance Psychology can provide you with the basis for understanding the thought processes and attitudes of athletes and individuals involved in sport, exercise, and non-sport performance activities. With this understanding, you can then learn to help others improve their performance and/or psychological well-being. This degree provides you with both sport psychology specific skills and in-depth business knowledge. A combination of courses in the Sport and Exercise Science Department, and the Andreas School of Business, gives you the opportunity to develop top management, marketing, and financial skills and allows you to develop a comprehensive knowledge of the sport enterprise.

Human Resource Administration Post-Baccalaureate CertificatePACE

The Human Resource Administration Post-Baccalaureate Certificate program addresses the essential HR body of knowledge recommended by the Society of Human Resource Management (SHRM) in order to prepare for the PHR and SPHR certification exams.

Human Resource Development (MS)

This degree program focuses on key competencies surrounding individual, group, and organizational learning. This program is designed for students to lead and manage change in organizations and develop people in the workplace. Career opportunities include positions like Director of Human Resources, Manager of Training, or Career Coach.

Humanities – Liberal Studies (BLS) PACE

The specialization in Literature & Humanities offers an interdisciplinary approach to the aesthetic production of Western and non-Western literature and the arts as well as the study of past and contemporary history of ideas and the human experience. This approach includes philosophy, literature, theatre, and the fine arts.

Information Technology (BS) Portfolio Option PACE

The BSIT degree prepares you for an exciting future and empowers you with the technical, business process management, and leadership skills necessary to compete and excel in today's age of innovation. The program is designed to provide students with both the theoretical knowledge and technical skills required to properly analyze, design, implement, and support information technology (IT) solutions in a variety of business settings. Students may pursue the BSIT Portfolio program fully online and at selected sites across the state of Florida.

Information Technology (BS) Specialization in Info Systems AdminPACE

This specialization is for students wishing to focus on the professional administrative coupled with the technical skills needed to develop highly skilled IT decision makers. In addition, students will be able to understand and apply the theories and strategies related to the areas of planning, organizing, managing, and validating information systems.

Information Technology (BS) Specialization in Network & Sys. Eng.PACE

This specialization is for students to focus on how to effectively plan, implement, administer, and support various size networks in the enterprise. This specialization provides the groundwork for professionals to pursue highly recognized industry certification. Depending upon which elective(s) a student selects, opportunities exist to receive the necessary foundation to further prepare for certification programs such as CompTIA A+, CompTIA Network+, Microsoft MCP/MCSA/MCTS/MCITP, Cisco CCNA, and CompTIA Linux+.

Information Technology (BS) Specialization in Software EngineeringPACE

This specialization is for students choosing to focus on web programming skills and software development. Students will be able to evaluate business systems and processes and recommend software solutions, which meet organizational needs and goals; and develop the skills and knowledge required of an analyst-programmer for the research and development of web and computer-based applications.

Information Technology Post-Baccalaureate CertificatePACE

The Information Technology Post-Baccalaureate Certificate program provides the basic theoretical knowledge and technical skills required by today's IT professionals to provide tech solutions to organizations. Courses cover topics including operating systems, telecommunications, computer networks, web design and publishing, and databases.

Legal Studies Post-Baccalaureate CertificatePACE

The Legal Studies Post-Baccalaureate Certificate program includes eight legal courses that you can complete in less than one year. The program is designed to prepare you for paralegal positions in areas of law practice. A bachelor's degree in any field is required for this program.

Liberal Studies (BLS) Specialization in Literature & HumanitiesPACE

The specialization in Literature & Humanities offers an interdisciplinary approach to the aesthetic production of Western and non-Western literature and the arts as well as the study of past and contemporary history of ideas and the human experience. This approach includes philosophy, literature, theatre, and the fine arts.

Liberal Studies (BLS) Specialization in PsychologyPACE

The specialization in Psychology supports the success of those students already employed as mental health paraprofessionals and/or prepares those students who anticipate employment in these areas. The specialization also provides the necessary prerequisites for graduate education in psychology or to support graduate training in related fields such as social work, law, counseling, education or organizational behavior.

Literature & Humanities – Liberal Studies (BLS) PACE

The specialization in Literature & Humanities offers an interdisciplinary approach to the aesthetic production of Western and non-Western literature and the arts as well as the study of past and contemporary history of ideas and the human experience. This approach includes philosophy, literature, theatre, and the fine arts.

Marital, Couple, and Family Counseling/Therapy (PhD)

The Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) program in Counseling is CACREP-accredited and provides a specialization in marital, couple, and family counseling / therapy for students who hold a master's degree in counseling or a related discipline from a regionally accredited college or university. The program trains students for leadership positions in counseling and related fields.

Marital, Couple, Family Counseling & Therapy (MS)

This specialization is CACREP-accredited and includes the academic requirements for licensure as a Marriage and Family Therapist. This program provides the necessary coursework to prepare students to function as a Marriage and Family Therapist in applied settings.

MBA

Comprehensive program designed to provide students with a global business perspective and tools for intelligent problem solving by using best practices and contemporary methodologies. MBA specializations in marketing, accounting, finance, health service administration, international business and management.

Montessori (EdS) Specialization in Early Childhood Education

This degree prepares one to implement a holistic, personalized, self-paced, hands-on developmentally appropriate curriculum for young children (ages two and a half through six) using the Montessori Method.

Montessori (EdS) Specialization in Elementary Education

This degree prepares one to implement a holistic, personalized, self-paced, hands-on developmentally appropriate curriculum for children (ages six through twelve) using the Montessori Method.

Montessori (MS) Specialization in Early Childhood Education

This degree prepares one to implement a holistic, personalized, self-paced, hands-on developmentally appropriate curriculum for young children (ages two and a half through six) using the Montessori Method.

Montessori (MS) Specialization in Elementary Education

This degree prepares one to implement a holistic, personalized, self-paced, hands-on developmentally appropriate curriculum for children (ages six through twelve) using the Montessori Method.

Network & Systems Post-Baccalaureate CertificatePACE

The Network & Systems Post-Baccalaureate Certificate prepares students to know the principal features of Windows, as well as the knowledge to install, upgrade and configure Windows. This certificate also provides students with the necessary foundation to further prepare for certification programs such as CompTIA A+, CompTIA Network+, Microsoft MCSA/MCSE, Cisco CCNA, and CompTIA Linux+. Students must have a bachelor's degree in order to qualify for this program.

Nurse Practitioner (MSN) Acute Care

The Master of Science in Nursing will prepare you to advance to a leadership role as an acute care nurse practitioner.

Nurse Practitioner (MSN) Family Health

The Master of Science in Nursing will prepare you to advance to a leadership role as a family nurse practitioner.

Nurse Practitioner (Post Master's Certificate) – Acute Care

This Post Master's Certificate program prepares RNs who have a Master's Degree in Nursing to obtain a Nurse Practitioner certification with a focus on Acute Care. This certification also allows students to become a nurse educator or a nurse administrator.

Nurse Practitioner (Post Master's Certificate) – Family Practice

This Post Master's Certificate program prepares RNs who have a Master's Degree in Nursing to obtain a Nurse Practitioner certification with a focus on Family Practice. This certification also allows students to become a nurse educator or a nurse administrator.

Nursing (PhD)

The PhD provides a framework for inquiry that is responsive to global trends and contemporary challenges in nursing and health care. It is grounded in a perspective that seeks justice, eschews prejudice, and embraces community service. Educational experience is enhanced by the multicultural and multifaceted nature of South Florida.

Nursing Education (Post-Baccalaureate Certificate Online Program)

This post-Baccalaureate certificate program with a specialization in Nursing Education prepares the student to assume the roles of teacher, scholar, and collaborator. The program is designed for working professionals and spans 4 sequential semesters. Students must complete 200 hours of practicum experience.

Nursing Practice (DNP) - Post Baccalaureate DNP, specialization in Acute Care

A specialization in Acute Care provides a minimum of 500 hours of clinical learning including an acute care practicum. Develop the expertise necessary for patient management of high-risk critically ill adults and their families and advanced nursing practice skills across the wellness-illness continuum.

Nursing Practice (DNP) - Post Baccalaureate DNP, specialization in Anesthesiology

This program is designed for registered nurses seeking to enter the nurse anesthesia profession. Barry University's well-rounded anesthesiology faculty includes Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetists (CRNAs) and instructors from a variety of backgrounds. Our broad experiences provide our students with the ideal learning environment. The science-based curriculum will help you develop your expertise in anesthesiology, pharmacology, and physiology, as well as a broad understanding of the U.S. healthcare system and advanced practice. Our graduates have excellent pass rates on the NCE licensing exam and are highly sought after by hospitals and anesthesia groups nationwide.

Nursing Practice (DNP) - Post Baccalaureate DNP, specialization in Family Practice

A specialization in Family Practice provides a minimum of 500 hours of clinical learning including a practicum in family wellness. Develop the expertise necessary for the management of individuals and their families across the wellness-illness continuum.

Occupational Therapy (MS)

The Occupational Therapy Program at Barry University offers an innovative curriculum that leads to a Master of Science degree, and prepares you for certification as a registered occupational therapist.

Organizational Learning & Leadership (EdD) Specialization in Educational Leadership

This educational doctoral (EdD) program is designed to specifically meet the needs of educational practitioners seeking advanced leadership position in a range of PK-12 educational institutions. Graduates will be able to apply their knowledge and skills to transform educational institutions and meet the demands of an ever-changing society.

Organizational Learning & Leadership (EdD) Specialization in Higher Education Administration

This doctoral program prepares you to positively contribute to areas such as research, policy development, law, history of education, and the teaching/learning process. Through a diversified curriculum, you will be exposed to leadership theories, dynamics of change, and the integration of a cybernetics framework and be prepared to work toward a research platform and teaching agenda that complement the higher education context.

Organizational Learning & Leadership (EdD) Specialization in Human Resource Development

You can achieve an EdD in the field of Human Resource Development (HRD). This practitioner doctoral program advances lifelong learning for students who want to further their knowledge in HRD, as well as develop their competitive advantage as a vision-driven leader.

Organizational Learning and Leadership (EdD)

You can achieve an EdD in the field of Human Resource Development (HRD). This practitioner doctoral program advances lifelong learning for students who want to further their knowledge in HRD, as well as develop their competitive advantage as a vision-driven leader.

ParamedicPACE

Barry has established a 14 month training program leading to a Certificate of Completion. The course, approved by the State of Florida’s Bureau of Emergency Medical Services, provides preparation for the Paramedic certification exam. Instructors, including doctors, nurses, and paramedics, are all pre-screened and hired under Barry University standards.

Pastoral Ministry for Hispanics (MA)

The purpose of the Master of Arts in Pastoral Ministry for Hispanics is to prepare lay ecclesial ministers and to provide focused theological reflection on Hispanic cultural contexts and social realities currently challenging the Roman Catholic Church and other Christian communities. All coursework offered in the program is conducted in Spanish.

Photography (MA)

A Master of Arts in Photography is design for students who want to pursue a professional career as a photographer. The program emphasizes the use of creativity and originality, encouraging students to develop portfolios possessing a wide variety of challenging, stimulating and technical photographic activity. Upon completion of the program, students will create an exhibition of work.

Photography (MFA)

A Master of Fine Arts in Photography is design for students who want to pursue a professional career as a photographer, or teach photography at the university level. The program emphasizes the use of creativity and originality, encouraging students to develop portfolios possessing a wide variety of challenging, stimulating and technical photographic activity. This program requires a written thesis and a solo thesis exhibition.

Post Baccalaureate Certificate in Nursing Education (Online Program)

This post-Baccalaureate certificate program with a specialization in Nursing Education prepares the student to assume the roles of teacher, scholar, and collaborator. The program is designed for working professionals and spans 4 sequential semesters. Students must complete 200 hours of practicum experience.

Practical Theology (MA)

The Master of Arts in Practical Theology and Ministry is designed to equip students for competent leadership in communities of faith. The program is an advanced degree in theology and integrates theological formation with a lived practice of ministry. The program consists of a core curriculum in Biblical, Systematic, Liturgical, Moral and Practical Theology. The Supervised Ministerial Formation component is designed to give students the theological and ministerial tools necessary for ecclesial ministry in a variety of ministerial settings within the Roman Catholic Church and other Christian communities.

Psychology – Liberal Studies (BLS)PACE

The specialization in Psychology supports the success of those students already employed as mental health paraprofessionals and/or prepares those students who anticipate employment in these areas. The specialization also provides the necessary prerequisites for graduate education in psychology or to support graduate training in related fields such as social work, law, counseling, education or organizational behavior.

Public Administration (BPA)PACE

The Bachelor of Public Administration is of special interest to the working professional in public and nonprofit organizations, and students who wish to pursue a career in public management. The coursework is designed to provide you with an understanding and working application of the principles essential to the effective management of public agencies, and meets the standards and guidelines provided by NASPAA, the National Association of Schools of Public Affairs and Administration.

Public Administration (BPA) OnlinePACE

The Bachelor of Public Administration (BPA) is the most acceptable undergraduate degree for professional employment in general public administration and is highly desirable for most of the special applications such as police, fire and planning. The public administration degree is of special interest to the working professional in public and not-for-profit organizations and those who wish to pursue a career in public management. The purpose of the Bachelor of Public Administration degree is course work is designed to provide the student with an understanding and working application of the principles essential to the effective management of all public agencies.

Public Administration (MPA)PACE

The Master of Public Administration (MPA) is designed as a professional development program for adult learners with a focus on the administration of public, nonprofit, and other organizations that serve a public purpose. The program is grounded in an assessment of how the modern public sector workplace has evolved and the factors responsible for its evolution. It is the mission of the MPA program to instill in learners a commitment to ethical public service for the protection of the public interest and public trust, and to finding solutions to human, social, economic, and environmental problems. This program fully available both in class and online.

Public Administration (MPA) OnlinePACE

The Master of Public Administration (MPA) online program is designed as a professional development program for adult learners with a focus on the administration of public, not-for-profit, and other organizations which serve a public purpose. Its philosophical background and explicit content are grounded in an assessment of how the modern public sector workplace has evolved and the factors responsible for this evolution. It is the mission of the MPA to instill in learners a commitment to ethical public service for the protection of the public interest and public trust, and generate solutions to human, social, economic and environmental problems.

Public Administration (MPA) Online Specialization in NonprofitPACE

Public Administration (MPA) Specialization in NonprofitPACE

Students in the MPA program that have an interest in the nonprofit sector also have an opportunity to earn a Specialization in Nonprofit Administration. As a part of the MPA program the Specialization will inform the distinctive administration skills needed by those working in nonprofit agencies and those working in both private and public sectors that work in partnership with nonprofit organizations. This specialization is intended for new and current Barry University MPA students who want to acquire skills in leading nonprofit organizations. The specialization courses are offered fully online and at selected sites across the state of Florida.

Public Administration Post-Baccalaureate CertificatePACE

The Public Administration Post-Baccalaureate Certificate program provides you with an understanding and real-world applications of the principles essential to the effective management of public agencies. The program consists of seven courses and is designed for students with a bachelor's degree in a field other than public administration.

Reading (MS)

A Master of Science in Reading prepares the educator to become a reading specialist, reading leader, reading coach, or reading resource person who works in the K-12 school environment. This program is state approved and meets the requirements of the Florida reading certification. This certification has reciprocity with several states. Current Florida certification credentials are required for admission to the MS in Reading program.

School Counseling (MS)

This specialization is CACREP-accredited and approved by the Florida State Department of Education to prepare school counselors at the elementary and secondary levels and leads to Florida certification in Guidance and Counseling PK-12. Provides the necessary coursework to prepare students to function as a school counselor in applied school settings, including counseling students, and consulting with teachers, administrators, and parents within the school setting.

School Psychology (MS)

This degree program is designed for students who wish to work closely with individuals from birth to age 21 in the school environment.

School Psychology, Specialist degree (SSP)

This degree program is designed for students who wish to work closely with individuals from birth to age 21 in the school environment.

Social Work (MSW) 32-Credit, Advanced Standing, Full Time

Full-time students can earn a Master of Social Work in an accelerated 7-month Advanced Standing program if they have a BSW degree from a CSWE accredited program. MSW graduates are prepared for clinical practice in a variety of settings including but not limited to mental health, substance abuse, schools, child welfare, healthcare, gerontology, criminal justice/forensics, and private practice.

Social Work (MSW) 32-Credit, Advanced Standing, Part Time

Part-time students can earn a Master of Social Work in an accelerated 16-month Advanced Standing program if they have a BSW degree from a CSWE accredited program. Graduates are prepared for clinical practice in a variety of settings including but not limited to mental health, substance abuse, schools, child welfare, healthcare, gerontology, criminal justice/forensics, and private practice. Evening and Weekend Options are available.

Social Work (MSW) 63-Credit, Full Time

Full-time students can earn a Master of Social Work in an accelerated 16-month program. Graduates are prepared for clinical practice in a variety of settings including but not limited to mental health, substance abuse, schools, child welfare, healthcare, gerontology, criminal justice/forensics, and private practice.

Social Work (MSW) 63-Credit, Part Time

Part-time students can earn a Master of Social Work in an accelerated program that can be completed in just over two years. Graduates are prepared for clinical practice in a variety of settings including but not limited to mental health, substance abuse, schools, child welfare, healthcare, gerontology, criminal justice/forensics, and private practice. Evening and Weekend Options are available. .

Software Engineering Post-Baccalaureate CertificatePACE

The Software Engineering Post-Baccalaureate Certificate program is designed for students focusing on web programming and software development. You will develop the skills to research and develop web and computer-based applications, evaluate business strategies and recommend software solutions, and evaluate management techniques for software projects.

Sport Management (MS)

The Master of Science (MS) Degree in Sport Management combines both theory and practice to prepare you for opportunities in management in a variety of sport, recreation, and health promotion areas (e.g., arena and dome management; amateur and professional sports; high school and college athletics; resort and tourism industries; parks and recreational centers; fitness and wellness centers; etc.).

Sport Management (MS) / Business Administration (MBA) Dual Program

A dual-degree in Sport Management and Business Administration (MS/MBA) can help you succeed at an advanced level in the competitive area of sports. This degree provides you with both sport industry specific skills and in-depth business knowledge. A combination of courses in the Sport and Exercise Science Department and the Andreas School of Business gives you the opportunity to develop top management, marketing, and financial skills and allows you to develop a comprehensive knowledge of the sport enterprise. Both the sport management program and the MBA are structured to provide you with the richest combination of theory and hands-on experience available. A critical component of your program is our powerful internship program.

Theology (MA) Practical

The Master of Arts in Practical Theology and Ministry is designed to equip students for competent leadership in communities of faith. The program is an advanced degree in theology and integrates theological formation with a lived practice of ministry. The program consists of a core curriculum in Biblical, Systematic, Liturgical, Moral and Practical Theology. The Supervised Ministerial Formation component is designed to give students the theological and ministerial tools necessary for ecclesial ministry in a variety of ministerial settings within the Roman Catholic Church and other Christian communities.

Theology, Certificate in Health Care Ethics

The Certificate in US Hispanic Latino Theology and Ministry program is designed for personal enrichment and a greater understanding of the realities of the Hispanic Latino(a) Catholics. The Institute offers three options, so you can earn a certificate or an advanced degree with a concentration I Hispanic/Latino theology and ministry. Your classes are taught in English, guiding your exploration of US Hispanic/Latino theology from the perspectives of practical theology.

Theology, Certificate in Hispanic/Latino Theology & Ministry

The Certificate in US Hispanic Latino Theology and Ministry program is designed for personal enrichment and a greater understanding of the realities of the Hispanic Latino(a) Catholics. The Institute offers three options, so you can earn a certificate or an advanced degree with a concentration I Hispanic/Latino theology and ministry. Your classes are taught in English, guiding your exploration of US Hispanic/Latino theology from the perspectives of practical theology.