All Academic Programs

100% ONLINE Business Administration (MBA) in Health Services Administration

The Master of Business Administration in Health Services Administration online program gives you a comprehensive understanding of how to lead a successful healthcare organization, preparing you to advance into upper-level and executive positions within this evolving industry.

100% ONLINE Business Administration (MBA) in International Business

A Master of Business Administration in International Business online degree will prepare you to excel in an upper-level management or director role. This in-depth and ethics-driven program suits engaged learners who want to influence and achieve change on a global-market level while maintaining an appreciation for the social, legal, and ethical issues that impact business management.

Accounting (BSBA)

Program designed for students seeking careers in auditing, corporate accounting, management consulting, governmental and not-for-profit organizations, and taxation. Acquire tools for intelligent analysis, planning, control, and decision making.

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).

Accounting (Post-Graduate Certificate)

Acting – Theatre (BFA,BA)

The Acting specialization through the Theatre program allows students to excel at the art of acting by gaining the foundation in both contemporary and historical acting styles. With the many theatre opportunities year round, students are able to practice their performance skills on both the Mainstage and laboratory theatre environments.

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

The Bachelor of Science in Administration was created for adult learners with professional experience who are ready to progress to the next level in their careers. Highly affordable and accessible, this program gives you the administrative and leadership competencies you need to thrive in any organization, while rewarding you with college credit for the professional skills you already bring to the table. The Bachelor of Science in Administration will provide the path toward achieving your academic, professional, and personal goals.

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.

Adult Literacy Certificate

The Adult Literacy Certificate option is available for individuals who wish to become highly-qualified literacy professionals to teach secondary, college, and adult learners. The ALC Program introduces andragogy (the art and science of teaching adult learners), seminal research-based literacy theories, differentiated effective instructional practices, and literacy intervention strategies relevant to teaching secondary, college and adult learners.

Adult-Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner (Post Graduate'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 Adult-Gerontology Acute Care. This certification also allows students to become a nurse educator or a nurse administrator.

Advertising (BA)

A Bachelor of Arts in Advertising provides students a comprehensive understanding of the crucial role advertising plays in business. Gain knowledge and expertise in advertising strategy, creative, design, research and media planning. Students develop effective advertising campaigns in preparation for a wide variety of professional opportunities including Account Management, Graphic Design, Media Strategist and more.

Advertising (BA) International Advertising

Applied Sport & Exercise Sciences

In the Bachelor of Science program in Applied Sport and Exercise Sciences (SESA), you will be exposed to a foundation in the movement sciences, preparing you for multiple options within the fields of sport, exercise, and recreation. The program allows for multiple elective options to provide you with a broad, high-quality academic experience. The Applied Sport and Exercise Sciences program takes a personal, holistic approach, so you can create your path to success based on your individual interests and needs.

Art (BA) Art History

Receiving a Bachelor of Arts with a specialization in Art History provides a comprehensive understanding of the artworks, artists and art movements that have shaped Western Visual culture. Students will be able to pursue professional opportunities in art museums, commercial galleries, professional art writing and art consulting after graduation.

Art (BFA) Graphic Design

The Department of Fine Arts offers a specialization in Graphic Design within the Art program. Commencing with a traditional studio art and art history foundation program, this twenty-first century specialization prepares students to pursue design careers in areas such as marketing, publishing, advertising and website development. This program offers studies in typography, corporate identification, layout and production techniques, commercial design, web design and professional standards.

Art (BFA, BA) Studio Art

In the Studio Art Specialization you can work in a variety of traditional and non-traditional 2 & 3-dimensional visual arts media including painting, drawing, ceramics, sculpture, collage, book arts, digital imaging and mixed media.

Artist Certificate in Music Performance

Athletic Training (BS)

Acquire the theory and hands-on clinical experiences needed to become a certified Athletic Trainer and prepare for career opportunities involving the care, prevention, assessment, and rehabilitation of sport-related injuries.

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.

Autism Endorsement

The autism endorsement courses, approved by the Florida Department of Education, are offered as either stand-alone or elective courses for teachers who want to further their knowledge and expertise in teaching students with autism.

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.

Billing and Coding Aid (Non-Degree)PACE

This program prepares you for two certifications in the field of medical billing and coding. Both Certified Coding Associates and Certified Billing and Coding Specialists primarily focus on converting a medical procedure, diagnosis, or symptom into specific codes to submit a claim for reimbursement. This is an excellent career path to follow because employment in this field is expected to grow much faster through 2012, due to rapid growth in the number of medical tests, treatments, and procedures, as well as upcoming laws requiring the transition to all electronic records.

Biochemistry - Chemistry (BS)

A Bachelor of Science in Chemistry, with a specialization in Biochemistry, provides students with a strong background and preparation in current practices within biochemical processes. This training prepares students for graduate study in biochemistry, pre-professional fields such as pre-medical, pre-dental, and pre-veterinary, as well as for employment in both the pharmaceutical and biotechnology sectors, and chemistry teaching.

Biology (BS)

Preparation for graduate study; medical, dental, veterinary, or podiatric school, among others; research and government careers.

Biology (BS) Marine Biology

Earning a Bachelor of Science in Biology, with a specialization in Marine Biology in South Florida provides students with the optimal habitats for the study of marine life and the environment. Student's laboratories for the marine biology major include the Atlantic Ocean, Biscayne Bay, and the Florida Everglades. Gain extensive first-hand experience before graduation to prepare for career opportunities or graduate studies. Students interested in this program also enjoy pursuing a minor in scuba diving.

Biology (BS) Pre-Dental

A Bachelor of Science in Biology, focusing on the pre-professional track, prepares students for acceptance into dental school. Curriculum offers histology and embryology, prerequisites for many dental programs.

Biology (BS) Pre-Medical

A Bachelor of Science in Biology, focusing on the pre-professional track, is a highly competitive and structured program that prepares students for admission to medical school.

Biology (BS) Pre-Optometry

A Bachelor of Science in Biology, focusing on the pre-professional track, prepares students for admission to Optometry Graduate Programs.

Biology (BS) Pre-Pharmacy

A Bachelor of Science in Biology, focusing on the pre-professional track, prepares students for admission to Pharmacy Graduate Programs.

Biology (BS) Pre-Physical Therapy

Prepare for admission to a Physical Therapy Graduate Program by obtaining a Bachelor of Science in Biology. Physical Therapy is a health care profession that fosters optimal health and functional abilities for people with musculoskeletal, respiratory, cardiovascular, or neurologic dysfunctions.

Biology (BS) Pre-Physician Assistant

Prepare for entrance into a Physician Assistant Graduate Program by obtaining a Bachelor of Science in Biology. Physician assistants are board certified and licensed health care professionals who participate in the process of clinical decision making, diagnosis, and therapeutic management.

Biology (BS) Pre-Podiatry

A Bachelor of Science in Biology, focusing on the pre-professional track, prepares students for admission to Podiatric Medical School.

Biology (BS) Pre-Professional

Students who want to attend a professional school (medical, dental, pharmaceutical, veterinary) after their undergraduate studies tend to consider a Bachelor of Science in Biology, focusing on the pre-professional track. Although professional schools do not require any particular major for preparation, the Biology program offers electives that focus on subjects that are often prerequisites for acceptance to professional schools.

Biology (BS) Pre-Veterinary

A Bachelor of Science in Biology, focusing on the pre-professional track, is a highly competitive and structured program that prepares students for admission to veterinary school.

Biomedical and Forensics – Photography (BA)

The Biomedical and Forensic Photography specialization is for students with a combined interest in photography, biology, and criminal justice. This program includes a very hands-on six-month internship where students work in a medical examiner's office, contributing to cases, preparing evidence, and working as a forensic photographer.

Biomedical Sciences (MS)

Prepare for acceptance to medical or dental school or for a dynamic career in a professional research environment with a master's in biomedical sciences.

Broadcast and Emerging Media (BA)

The Bachelor of Arts in Broadcast and Emerging Media opens a world of opportunity in today's complex and interrelated media fields. You will learn skills such as how to report, write, anchor, produce, direct, and edit for traditional media such as radio and television, and also how these skills are applied within social media and the Internet. Career professions include news reporter, program producer, videographer, production assistant, and more.

Business (BS)

Business (BS) Accounting

Program designed for students seeking careers in auditing, corporate accounting, management consulting, governmental and not-for-profit organizations, and taxation. Acquire tools for intelligent analysis, planning, control, and decision making.

Business (BS) Finance

Program designed for students seeking careers in corporate finance, investments, commercial and investment banking, international finance, government finance, insurance and real estate. Acquire the theoretical background and analytical tools required to make effective, value-creating business decisions.

Business (BS) Management

Program designed for students seeking corporate and entrepreneurial management skills. Accommodates varied career interests. Select courses in business strategy, conflict management, cross-cultural management, entrepreneurship, human resource management, leadership, negotiation or organizational behavior.

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) Online

Designed with today's business professional in mind, the Barry University Master of Business Administration online program emphasizes management essentials such as finance, accounting, and economics while also including core courses that pair a strategic and ethical worldview that is socially responsible and environmentally sustainable.

Business Administration (MBA) Online Specialization in Management

Prepare to transition into a broad range of upper-level management roles with a Master of Business Administration in Management degree from Barry University online. A corporate management worldview is emphasized in this comprehensive program designed to provide you with a global business perspective and the tools for intelligent problem-solving using best practices and contemporary methodologies.

Business Administration (MBA) Online Specialization in Marketing

The Barry University Master of Business Administration in Marketing online program is action oriented and values driven, preparing you to advance into upper-level leadership positions within the evolving realm of global marketing.

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.

Cardiovascular Perfusion (BS)

The perfusionist is a skilled practitioner who works closely with the other members of the open-heart team and whose primary role is to completely support the patient's life systems during cardiac surgery.

Case ManagementPACE

A Case Management Certification allows human services professionals to assess, plan, implement, coordinate, monitor and evaluate the options and services being provided. It is not a profession in itself, but a process used within one's profession. It is a means of attaining optimum levels of service through the use of advocacy, communication, education, identification of resources and service facilitation.

Certified Billing & Coding Specialist (Non-Degree) PACE

This program prepares you for two certifications in the field of medical billing and coding. Both Certified Coding Associates and Certified Billing and Coding Specialists primarily focus on converting a medical procedure, diagnosis, or symptom into specific codes to submit a claim for reimbursement. This is an excellent career path to follow because employment in this field is expected to grow much faster through 2012, due to rapid growth in the number of medical tests, treatments, and procedures, as well as upcoming laws requiring the transition to all electronic records.

Certified Financial PlannerPACE

Barry University is registered with Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards, Inc. (CFP Board) to provide the educational requirements for financial professionals to obtain the CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ Certification. Students may choose to enroll in our Bachelor's degree in Professional Studies with a specialization in Personal Financial Planning or in our certificate program offered through Continuing Education. This program provides the participants with a broad knowledge in financial planning.

Chemistry (BS)

Offering a Bachelor of Science in Chemistry, with the opportunity to specialize in biochemistry and environmental chemistry. The degree prepares student for pre-professional specializations which include pre-medical, pre-dental, pre-pharmacy and pre-veterinary. Students may also pursue a graduate level degree to advance their career in research. The degree can prepare students for industrial/research positions as well as teaching at a high school level.

Chemistry (BS) Biochemistry

A Bachelor of Science in Chemistry, with a specialization in Biochemistry, provides students with a strong background and preparation in current practices within biochemical processes. This training prepares students for graduate study in biochemistry, pre-professional fields such as pre-medical, pre-dental, and pre-veterinary, as well as for employment in both the pharmaceutical and biotechnology sectors, and chemistry teaching.

Chemistry (BS) Pre-Dental

A Bachelor of Science in Chemistry prepares students for the dental admissions test (DAT) and provides the courses required for acceptance into dental school.

Chemistry (BS) Pre-Medical

A Bachelor of Science in Chemistry prepares students for the medical college admissions test (MCAT) and provides the courses required for admission into medical school through a highly competitive and structured program.

Chemistry (BS) Pre-Pharmacy

A Bachelor of Science in Chemistry prepares students for the pharmacy college admissions test (PCAT) and provides the courses required for admission to Pharmacy Programs.

Chemistry (BS) Pre-Veterinary

Clinical Biology (BS) Completion Program

If you have an associate's degree and certification as a medical laboratory technician, histotechnician, nuclear medicine technician, ultrasound technician or respiratory technician, you can advance your career as a health care professional by earning a bachelor's degree in clinical biology.

Clinical Biology (BS) Histotechnology

Histotechnology is a structural science that is concerned with evaluation of tissues, their cellular morphology and their chemical composition.

Clinical Biology (BS) Medical Technology

Perform laboratory tests used for diagnosis and treatment of disease and maintenance of health. Includes the major disciplines of blood banking, chemistry, hematology, immunology and microbiology.

Clinical Biology (MS) Specialization in Histotechnology

Histotechnology is a structural science that is concerned with evaluation of tissues, their cellular morphology and their chemical composition.

Clinical Biology (MS) Specialization in Laboratory Management

This master's program in clinical biology is designed to prepare laboratory and allied health professionals for career advancement by providing interdisciplinary educational opportunities in research, biotechnology, clinical practice and healthcare law, ethics and leadership.

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.

Clinical Psychology (MS)

Provides the theoretical, scientific, technical, and personal experience necessary to enter into the practice or further study of mental health evaluation and treatment. The 36-credit option can enhance your credential for entry into doctoral programs. The 60-credit option prepares you for licensure as a Mental Health Counselor in Florida.

Coding Specialist (Non-Degree)PACE

This program prepares you for two certifications in the field of medical billing and coding. Both Certified Coding Associates and Certified Billing and Coding Specialists primarily focus on converting a medical procedure, diagnosis, or symptom into specific codes to submit a claim for reimbursement. This is an excellent career path to follow because employment in this field is expected to grow much faster through 2012, due to rapid growth in the number of medical tests, treatments, and procedures, as well as upcoming laws requiring the transition to all electronic records.

College of Arts & Sciences (Non-Degree)

Communication and Media Studies (BA)

A Bachelor of Arts in Communication Studies is designed for students seeking a broad understanding of communication discipline. Students will gain knowledge on multiple subjects related to communications, such as advertising, public relations, and journalism. As a result, our graduates will be equipped with the tools and knowledge to enter a variety of professions such as advertising, electronic media, radio, television, and the Internet, public relations, theater and the performing arts, government and politics, business, law, and social services.

Communication SkillsPACE

Communication Skills are essential in today's business world. The Communication Skills workshop is designed to provide the business professional with the skills necessary to effectively communicate with colleagues and customers. This interactive course will teach participants listening skills, proper business formats for written communication, oral presentation skills, and how to speak in public with confidence. The course is especially designed for business owners, managers, supervisors, workers and volunteers in business and community groups.

Computer Information Sciences (BS) w/Specialization in Cybersecurity

A Bachelor of Science in Computer Information Sciences combines the study of computer systems and computer technology. Graduates will be able to understand and implement computer systems on different platforms, and will be prepared to develop innovative applications in areas such as networking and network programming, database systems, database programming and data warehousing, Web and multimedia technologies, computer animation, and security.

Computer Information Sciences (BS) w/Specialization in Multimedia

A Bachelor of Science in Computer Information Sciences combines the study of computer systems and computer technology. Graduates will be able to understand and implement computer systems on different platforms, and will be prepared to develop innovative applications in areas such as networking and network programming, database systems, database programming and data warehousing, Web and multimedia technologies, computer animation, and security.

Computer Science (BS)

A Bachelor of Science in Computer Science is designed to provide students with a solid technical foundation in the field of computers, allowing them to select among diverse areas of specialization. Subjects include software engineering, computer networks, databases, computer architecture, systems programming, operating systems, artificial intelligence, computer graphics, and numerical computing.

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.

CPT – Pharmacy Technician (Non-Degree)PACE

The Pharmacy Technician training program is designed to prepare students for a career as a Pharmacy Technician, one of the fastest growing medical occupations in the country. This 10 week training prepares students to test for their ExCPT or PTCB certification, register with the FL Board of Pharmacy, and be prepared to work under the supervision of a Pharmacist.

Criminal Justice

The Bachelor of Science in Criminology focuses on the study of historical and contemporary patterns of crime and victimization, the social etiology of criminality, social responses to crime, and the processes of crime control. Criminologists combine theoretical and empirical methods to study crime and delinquency, including the manner in which offenders are processed. Criminology is a valuable liberal arts major for students planning graduate studies or careers in criminology/criminal justice, sociology, public administration, law, urban planning, business, and more.

Criminology (BS)

The Bachelor of Science in Criminology focuses on the study of historical and contemporary patterns of crime and victimization, the social etiology of criminality, social responses to crime, and the processes of crime control. Criminologists combine theoretical and empirical methods to study crime and delinquency, including the manner in which offenders are processed. Criminology is a valuable liberal arts major for students planning graduate studies or careers in criminology/criminal justice, sociology, public administration, law, urban planning, business, and more.

Curriculum and Instruction (MS) Specialization in Early and Middle Childhood

Designed for Preschool – 8th grade educators, this program has core courses designed to enhance curriculum expertise, pedagogical knowledge, and teacher leadership with an interdisciplinary specialization which focuses on increasing content area knowledge.

Curriculum and Instruction (MS) Specialization in English

Designed for educators working at the middle or secondary levels, this program's core courses enhance curriculum expertise, pedagogical knowledge and teacher leadership with a specialization core aimed at enhancing content area knowledge in the areas of English, Literature and Writing.

Curriculum and Instruction (MS) Specialization in Mathematics Education

Designed for both practicing and future educators at the P-12 levels who want to develop the latest theoretical knowledge in mathematics pedagogy and the integration of this knowledge into instructional practices.

Curriculum and Instruction (MS) Specialization in Social Sciences

Designed for educators working at the middle or secondary levels, this program has core courses aimed to enhance curriculum expertise, pedagogical knowledge and teacher leadership with a specialization core aimed at enhancing content area knowledge in the areas of sociology, American history, government and political science.

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.

Customer ServicePACE

This one-day workshop provides an overview of customer service principles and activities in order to improve one's skills. The program is great for customer service supervisors, customer service managers and professionals, new customer service employees, or anyone looking to improve their customer service skills.

Dance Theatre – Theatre (BFA,BA)

The Dance Theatre specialization through the Theatre program is designed for students with a performance interest in both Theatre and Dance. The electives provide a diverse selection of dance courses to better prepare students interested in a Theatre Dance Production career. Students have opportunity to participate in annual dance concerts, giving them an advantage of applying their skills through onstage performance.

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.

Doctor of Occupational Therapy (OTD) Online

Barry University’s College of Nursing and Health Sciences offers a post-professional practice doctorate degree in occupational therapy. This flexible, fully online program is designed for NBCOT certified occupational therapists who wish to advance their education beyond the master’s level.

Doctor of Podiatric Medicine

The Doctor of Podiatric Medicine degree is an intensive four-year curriculum designed to provide students with a broad base of medical knowledge and extensive clinical experience in podiatric medicine. After graduation students are prepared to continue their careers in a residency program. They can specialize in orthopedics, primary care, sports medicine, surgery, podopediatrics, or wound care and management.

Doctor of Podiatric Medicine / Business Administration (MBA) Dual Degree

Earn a Master of Business Administration while pursuing a Doctor of Podiatric Medicine. This dual-degree program can be completed within four years if students possess the necessary business prerequisites.

Drawing and/or Painting – Art (BFA, BA)

In the Studio Art Specialization you can work in a variety of traditional and non-traditional 2 & 3-dimensional visual arts media including painting, drawing, ceramics, sculpture, collage, book arts, digital imaging and mixed media.

Dual Program - Doctor of Podiatric Medicine / Business Administration (MBA)

Earn a Master of Business Administration while pursuing a Doctor of Podiatric Medicine. This dual-degree program can be completed within four years if students possess the necessary business prerequisites.

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.

Early and Middle Childhood Specialization - Curriculum and Instruction (MS)

Designed for Preschool – 8th grade educators, this program has core courses designed to enhance curriculum expertise, pedagogical knowledge, and teacher leadership with an interdisciplinary specialization which focuses on increasing content area knowledge.

Education (BS) Elementary Education / ESOL / Reading

Prepare to teach Kindergarten to Grade 6.

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.

Electronic Health Records Technician (Non-Degree)PACE

This program prepares you for two certifications in the field of medical billing and coding. Both Certified Coding Associates and Certified Billing and Coding Specialists primarily focus on converting a medical procedure, diagnosis, or symptom into specific codes to submit a claim for reimbursement. This is an excellent career path to follow because employment in this field is expected to grow much faster through 2012, due to rapid growth in the number of medical tests, treatments, and procedures, as well as upcoming laws requiring the transition to all electronic records.

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 Management CertificatePACE

The Emergency Management Certificate broadens the knowledge of professionals currently working as EMS personnel, local and state law enforcement, corrections personnel, healthcare professionals, community leaders, military personnel, and emergency management professionals. This certificate enhances your skills to plan, prepare, mitigate, respond, and recover in times of natural or man-made disasters.

Emergency Medical ServicesPACE

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.

English (BA)

Prepare for careers or graduate study in a variety of areas. Barry English majors have taken positions in marketing and public relations firms as well as teaching in middle and high schools. Many have gone on to law school, MBA programs, and doctorates in English.

English (BA) Literature

The Literature track prepares you for a variety of career options through increasing your skills in written communication, critical and creative thinking, research, and analysis. Majors have gone on to careers in teaching, law, and business.

English (BA) Professional Writing

Study all forms of writing and prepare for a career in fields such as business, health care, law, desktop publishing, technical writing, editing, public relations, television and media, journalism, and advertising. Internships in the South Florida Metro area add to your educational experience.

English Specialization - Curriculum and Instruction (MS)

Designed for educators working at the middle or secondary levels, this program's core courses enhance curriculum expertise, pedagogical knowledge and teacher leadership with a specialization core aimed at enhancing content area knowledge in the areas of English, Literature and Writing.

Exceptional Student Education (MS)

This degree program offers a comprehensive understanding of various exceptionalities and the acquisition of valuable inclusionary strategies to meet the unique individual needs of children in elementary, middle, and secondary schools.

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.

Exercise Physiology (BS)

Develop the skills and knowledge necessary to develop and implement exercise programs for health promotion, sport performance and rehabilitation.

Family Practice Nurse Practitioner (Post Graduate'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.

Finance (BSBA)

Program designed for students seeking careers in corporate finance, investments, commercial and investment banking, international finance, government finance, insurance and real estate. Acquire the theoretical background and analytical tools required to make effective, value-creating business decisions.

Finance (Post-Graduate Certificate)

Forensic Psychology Specialization – Psychology (BS)

Unique preparation for bachelor-level positions in law enforcement, correctional settings, or forensic psychiatric facilities. This specialization adds focused coursework in forensic psychology and psycholegal topics, as well as courses in criminology. The Bachelor of Science in Psychology strengthens graduate applications in forensic and clinical psychology, law, and/or criminal justice.

Forensics and Biomedical – Photography (BA)

The Biomedical and Forensic Photography specialization is for students with a combined interest in photography, biology, and criminal justice. This program includes a very hands-on six-month internship where students work in a medical examiner's office, contributing to cases, preparing evidence, and working as a forensic photographer.

General Studies (BA)

Graphic Design – Art (BFA)

The Department of Fine Arts offers a specialization in Graphic Design within the Art program. Commencing with a traditional studio art and art history foundation program, this twenty-first century specialization prepares students to pursue design careers in areas such as marketing, publishing, advertising and website development. This program offers studies in typography, corporate identification, layout and production techniques, commercial design, web design and professional standards.

Greater Business EffectivenessPACE

The Greater Business Effectiveness seminar series is designed to teach participants four areas of practical business skills to help increase business operations. The series includes sessions on customer service, team building, business communications for results, and improving productivity through understanding finance. This is available for businesses on a customized basis.

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-Graduate Certificate)

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

The Master of Science in Higher Education Administration online program opens up dynamic leadership opportunities in higher education by giving you a broad perspective focusing on both student affairs and academic administration.

History (BA)

Provides the knowledge of a context in which to place, understand and better interpret local and world events while developing skills in research, critical thinking, analysis, synthesis and writing.

History of Art – Art (BA)

Receiving a Bachelor of Arts with a specialization in Art History provides a comprehensive understanding of the artworks, artists and art movements that have shaped Western Visual culture. Students will be able to pursue professional opportunities in art museums, commercial galleries, professional art writing and art consulting after graduation.

Histotechnology - Clinical Biology (BS)

Histotechnology is a structural science that is concerned with evaluation of tissues, their cellular morphology and their chemical composition.

Histotechnology - Clinical Biology (MS)

Histotechnology is a structural science that is concerned with evaluation of tissues, their cellular morphology and their chemical composition.

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).

Histotechnology Specialization - Clinical Biology (MS)

Histotechnology is a structural science that is concerned with evaluation of tissues, their cellular morphology and their chemical composition.

Home Inspector TrainingPACE

Our Home Inspection Training Courses, developed in conjunction with American Home Inspectors Training Institute, offer you the best in nationally certified home inspection training. Choose from classroom or distance learning courses. Our training materials offer a step-by-step approach designed to get you ready for business.

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.

International Business (BSBA)

Program designed for students seeking to interact with diverse cultures and effectively engage in the global business market. Barry's ideal location, near the international business centers of Miami and Ft. Lauderdale, opens unique educational opportunities, enhanced by the program's travel-abroad options.

International Business (Post-Graduate Certificate)

International Studies (BA)

Prepares students for careers in international relations, global politics, cultural affairs, or any number of professional pursuits dealing with business, law and economics.

IT CertificationsPACE

Laboratory Management - Clinical Biology (MS)

This master's program in clinical biology is designed to prepare laboratory and allied health professionals for career advancement by providing interdisciplinary educational opportunities in research, biotechnology, clinical practice and healthcare law, ethics and leadership.

Laboratory Management Specialization - Clinical Biology (MS)

This master's program in clinical biology is designed to prepare laboratory and allied health professionals for career advancement by providing interdisciplinary educational opportunities in research, biotechnology, clinical practice and healthcare law, ethics and leadership.

Law

Located in Orlando, Florida, Barry University's Dwayne O. Andreas School of Law offers the prestigious Juris Doctor (JD) degree, and provides graduates with the skills and knowledge to aid society through the competent and ethical practice of law. The curriculum is designed to develop students' analytical ability, communication skills, and understanding of the codes of professional responsibility and ethics that are central to the practice of law. The faculty's interactive teaching methods, including simulations and role-playing, prepares students for real-life legal practice.

Legal Studies (BS)PACE

The Bachelor of Science in Legal Studies provides students with a comprehensive knowledge of legal systems in state and federal environments, preparing them for careers as paralegals, legal assistants and other law-related professions. The degree also provides an appropriate academic foundation if students are thinking about attending law school after undergraduate studies.

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.

Management (BSBA)

Program designed for students seeking corporate and entrepreneurial management skills. Accommodates varied career interests. Select courses in business strategy, conflict management, cross-cultural management, entrepreneurship, human resource management, leadership, negotiation or organizational behavior.

Management (Post-Graduate Certificate)

Marine Biology – Biology (BS) Marine Biology

Earning a Bachelor of Science in Biology, with a specialization in Marine Biology in South Florida provides students with the optimal habitats for the study of marine life and the environment. Student's laboratories for the marine biology major include the Atlantic Ocean, Biscayne Bay, and the Florida Everglades. Gain extensive first-hand experience before graduation to prepare for career opportunities or graduate studies. Students interested in this program also enjoy pursuing a minor in scuba diving.

Marine Biology (BS)

Earning a Bachelor of Science in Biology, with a specialization in Marine Biology in South Florida provides students with the optimal habitats for the study of marine life and the environment. Student's laboratories for the marine biology major include the Atlantic Ocean, Biscayne Bay, and the Florida Everglades. Gain extensive first-hand experience before graduation to prepare for career opportunities or graduate studies. Students interested in this program also enjoy pursuing a minor in scuba diving.

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.

Marketing (BSBA)

Program designed for students seeking careers in marketing, sales, consumer research, among others. Focus on the activities required to identify consumer preference and learn how to design and implement effective communication and distribution strategies.

Marketing (Post-Graduate Certificate)

Mathematical Sciences (BS) Actuarial Science

Mathematical Sciences (BS) Computational Mathematics

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.

Medical Technology - Clinical Biology (BS)

Perform laboratory tests used for diagnosis and treatment of disease and maintenance of health. Includes the major disciplines of blood banking, chemistry, hematology, immunology and microbiology.

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.

Music (BM) Music Education

Music (BM/BA) Instrumental Performance

Music (BM/BA) Vocal Performance

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) Adult-Gerontology Acute Care

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

Nurse Practitioner (MSN) Family Practice

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 Adult-Gerontology 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 (BSN) Accelerated Option

The Accelerated Option is designed for students who already have a bachelor’s degree in another discipline and now wish to pursue a bachelor’s degree in nursing (B.S.N.). The Accelerated Option is an intensive, fifteen month program. Upon completion of all pre-nursing and upper division nursing credits the student is awarded a Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree and is eligible to apply for the National Council Licensure Examination (NCLEX-RN).

Nursing (BSN) Traditional Option

The Traditional Option is a four-year program: the first two years allow for completion of all pre-nursing, liberal arts requirements. Upon successful completion of these requirements, the student may then apply for admission to the nursing program and complete upper level nursing courses (years three and four). Students may be admitted to begin the upper level nursing courses in the fall or spring. Upon completion of all pre-nursing and upper division nursing credits the student is awarded a Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree and is eligible to apply for the National Council Licensure Examination (NCLEX-RN).

Nursing (BSN) Traditional Option / Second Degree

The Baccalaureate in Nursing (BSN) program is designed for the current associate degree holder in nursing or bachelor’s degree holder in a non-nursing field who wishes to earn the BSN degree. The BSN in Nursing program lays the foundation for safe, compassionate, and multi-culturally sensitive professional practice by preparing clinically competent nurse generalists. Graduates are eligible to take the NCLEX-RN licensure examination.

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 Adult-Gerontology 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.

Nursing Practice (DNP) Online

Our Doctorate of Nursing Practice (DNP) program is for nurses who have already obtained their Master of Science in Nursing. This program allows you to complete the DNP program within five semesters (two years) plus completion of the DNP project. One on-campus session will be required.

Nursing Practice (DNP) Online Specialization in Anesthesiology

This practice-focused doctoral program has been designed for Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetists (CRNAs) holding a master's degree or higher. The Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) with a specialization on Anesthesiology prepares CRNAs to acquire the clinical, organizational, financial and leadership knowledge to design and implement programs of care delivery which significantly impact health care outcomes.

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.

Occupational Therapy (OTD)

Barry University’s College of Nursing and Health Sciences offers a post-professional practice doctorate degree in occupational therapy. This flexible, fully online program is designed for NBCOT certified occupational therapists who wish to advance their education beyond the master’s level.

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.

Painting and/or Drawing – Art (BFA, BA)

In the Studio Art Specialization you can work in a variety of traditional and non-traditional 2 & 3-dimensional visual arts media including painting, drawing, ceramics, sculpture, collage, book arts, digital imaging and mixed media.

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.

Pharmacy TechnicianPACE

The Pharmacy Technician training program is designed to prepare students for a career as a Pharmacy Technician, one of the fastest growing medical occupations in the country. This 10 week training prepares students to test for their ExCPT or PTCB certification, register with the FL Board of Pharmacy, and be prepared to work under the supervision of a Pharmacist.

Philosophy (BA)

A Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy strengthens students' ability to analyze, evaluate and interpret events and situations that happen throughout the world. Students will learn how to read critically, apply logic, write well, think strategically, and critically examine your own beliefs and judgment. Students are also able to plan for graduate work in law, social work, education and more; or pursue a professional career in a variety of fields including government, journalism, advertising, writing, and business.

Photography (BA) Biomedical and Forensic

The Biomedical and Forensic Photography specialization is for students with a combined interest in photography, biology, and criminal justice. This program includes a very hands-on six-month internship where students work in a medical examiner's office, contributing to cases, preparing evidence, and working as a forensic photographer.

Photography (BFA, BA)

A Bachelor's Degree in Photography allows students to immerse themselves in the discipline of photography. This program offers the tradition of film and the dark room, as well as the latest advances in digital photography. Students also have the choice to take other art courses in order to add a more diversified education in other mediums.

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.

Physician Assistant

The Physician Assistant program prepares students to become well-trained health care providers who will extend and complement the capabilities of physicians in the delivery of health care. All candidates who successfully complete the program will be awarded both the Master of Clinical Medical Science degree and the Physician Assistant Certificate.

Podiatric Medicine (DPM)

The Doctor of Podiatric Medicine degree is an intensive four-year curriculum designed to provide students with a broad base of medical knowledge and extensive clinical experience in podiatric medicine. After graduation students are prepared to continue their careers in a residency program. They can specialize in orthopedics, primary care, sports medicine, surgery, podopediatrics, or wound care and management.

Political Science (BS)

Promotes an understanding of our American political landscape and government, an appreciation of our international community, a capacity for intelligent evaluations of public policy, and a sensitive awareness of opposing points of view in the political conflicts of our time.

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.

Post Baccalaureate Certificate Pre-Med

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.

Pre-Dental – Biology (BS)

A Bachelor of Science in Biology, focusing on the pre-professional track, prepares students for acceptance into dental school. Curriculum offers histology and embryology, prerequisites for many dental programs.

Pre-Dental - Chemistry (BS)

A Bachelor of Science in Chemistry prepares students for the dental admissions test (DAT) and provides the courses required for acceptance into dental school.

Pre-engineering (2-year, non-degree program)

The Pre-Engineering Program offers students the opportunity to complete the first two years of curriculum needed in order to transfer to an accredited School of Engineering. This program has an excellent record for placing pre-engineering students into highly competitive engineering schools such as John Hopkins, Stanford and many others.

Pre-law (BA)

Develops strong analytical and writing skills combined with solid concentrations in business, history, political science, and philosophy to provide students with a broad preparation to do well in law school.

Pre-Medical – Biology (BS)

A Bachelor of Science in Biology, focusing on the pre-professional track, is a highly competitive and structured program that prepares students for admission to medical school.

Pre-Medical - Chemistry (BS)

A Bachelor of Science in Chemistry prepares students for the medical college admissions test (MCAT) and provides the courses required for admission into medical school through a highly competitive and structured program.

Pre-Nursing (BSN)

The pre-nursing program provides the first two years of general education, prerequisites, and supporting courses needed for the Traditional Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) program option. These two years are to help prepare you for the courses that lead to acquiring the BSN degree.

Pre-Nursing (BSN) Accelerated Option / Second Bachelor's Degree

This accelerated program is designed for students having a bachelor's degree (or higher) in a field other than nursing. Some of your previous coursework may apply to prerequisite course requirements.

Pre-Optometry – Biology (BS)

A Bachelor of Science in Biology, focusing on the pre-professional track, prepares students for admission to Optometry Graduate Programs.

Pre-Pharmacy – Biology (BS)

A Bachelor of Science in Biology, focusing on the pre-professional track, prepares students for admission to Pharmacy Graduate Programs.

Pre-Pharmacy - Chemistry (BS)

A Bachelor of Science in Chemistry prepares students for the pharmacy college admissions test (PCAT) and provides the courses required for admission to Pharmacy Programs.

Pre-Physical Therapy – Biology (BS)

Prepare for admission to a Physical Therapy Graduate Program by obtaining a Bachelor of Science in Biology. Physical Therapy is a health care profession that fosters optimal health and functional abilities for people with musculoskeletal, respiratory, cardiovascular, or neurologic dysfunctions.

Pre-Physician Assistant – Biology (BS)

Prepare for entrance into a Physician Assistant Graduate Program by obtaining a Bachelor of Science in Biology. Physician assistants are board certified and licensed health care professionals who participate in the process of clinical decision making, diagnosis, and therapeutic management.

Pre-Podiatry – Biology (BS)

A Bachelor of Science in Biology, focusing on the pre-professional track, prepares students for admission to Podiatric Medical School.

Pre-professional – Biology (BS)

Students who want to attend a professional school (medical, dental, pharmaceutical, veterinary) after their undergraduate studies tend to consider a Bachelor of Science in Biology, focusing on the pre-professional track. Although professional schools do not require any particular major for preparation, the Biology program offers electives that focus on subjects that are often prerequisites for acceptance to professional schools.

Pre-Veterinary - Biology (BS)

A Bachelor of Science in Biology, focusing on the pre-professional track, is a highly competitive and structured program that prepares students for admission to veterinary school.

Pre-Veterinary - Chemistry (BS)

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.

Psychology (BS)

Prepare for many bachelor-level careers valuing strong skills in writing, problem-solving, critical thinking, and social relations. Alternatively, plan for graduate work in psychology, education, social work, law, business, and more. Major combines core psychology courses and electives from various psychology sub-specialties.

Psychology (BS) Specialization in Forensic Psychology

Unique preparation for bachelor-level positions in law enforcement, correctional settings, or forensic psychiatric facilities. This specialization adds focused coursework in forensic psychology and psycholegal topics, as well as courses in criminology. The Bachelor of Science in Psychology strengthens graduate applications in forensic and clinical psychology, law, and/or criminal justice.

Psychology (BS) Specialization in Industrial/Organizational

Unique preparation for bachelor-level positions in human resources or graduate school in industrial/organizational psychology or human resources management. This specialization adds focused coursework in business management to the full Bachelor of Science in Psychology.

Psychology, Clinical (MS)

Provides the theoretical, scientific, technical, and personal experience necessary to enter into the practice or further study of mental health evaluation and treatment. The 36-credit option can enhance your credential for entry into doctoral programs. The 60-credit option prepares you for licensure as a Mental Health Counselor in Florida.

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.

Public Relations (BA)

A Bachelor of Arts in Public Relations provides students with comprehensive courses in research, strategic planning, campaign execution, creativity, photography, media writing, marketing and computer technology. Prior to graduation, students are required to produce a public relations campaign for an actual client in South Florida. This allows them to leave the program with a portfolio ready for viewing in the job market. Pursue a career in media relations, government affairs, marketing communication, event coordination, strategic planning and more.

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.

Reading Endorsement

The state approved Reading Endorsement option is available for students who do not wish to obtain a master's degree, but still wish to meet state requirements and become a highly-qualified teacher of Reading. This program requires that you hold a Florida State Teaching Certification.

Reading without certification (EdS)

This degree provides teachers with the knowledge and practice to become exemplary reading professionals, who make a difference for their students cognitively, affectively, and academically in literacy through holistic and traditional theoretical views of language and literacy development while embracing an ethic of care.

Reading without certification (MS)

This degree prepares the educator to become a reading specialist, reading leader, reading coach, or reading resource person who works in the K-12 school environment. Current Florida Teacher Educator's certification credentials are not necessarily a requirement for admission to this graduate program.

Reading, EDS

This degree provides teachers with the knowledge and practice to become exemplary reading professionals, who make a difference for their students cognitively, affectively, and academically in literacy through holistic and traditional theoretical views of language and literacy development while embracing an ethic of care.

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.

SHRM & Human ResourcesPACE

Social Sciences Specialization - Curriculum and Instruction (MS)

Designed for educators working at the middle or secondary levels, this program has core courses aimed to enhance curriculum expertise, pedagogical knowledge and teacher leadership with a specialization core aimed at enhancing content area knowledge in the areas of sociology, American history, government and political science.

Social Work (BSW)

The Bachelor in Social Work Program is designed to provide students with the opportunity to utilize what they learn in the classroom setting and apply it to generalist social work practice in diverse settings, such as community mental health centers, hospitals, schools, or child welfare agencies. The program provides a seamless transition to the Master's in Social Work Program as well as prepare students for entry level employment in social and human service settings.

Social Work (MSW)

A Master of Social Work is designed to develop and advance students' clinical knowledge and skills, preparing them for highly skilled, challenging and diverse career choices in the social work profession with individuals, families, groups, organizations, and communities. Graduates are prepared for social work licensure and advanced 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, 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. .

Social Work (PhD)

The Doctoral Program in Social Work is organized around the principle that direct practice and scholarly inquiry are complementary. The program is designed to train leaders who will take positions as social work educators, researchers and scholars, supervisors and consultants, and advanced practitioners who will serve as the stewards of the profession.

Sociology (BS)

The Bachelor of Science in Sociology focuses on the study of the interactive dynamics of social institutions, organizations, and everyday life. Sociologists combine humanistic and scientific perspectives to study urban and rural life, family patterns, social change, health care and illness, crime, social class, technology and communications, social movements, and many other social issues. Sociology is a valuable liberal arts major for students planning graduate studies or careers in family relations, social psychology, public administration, counseling, social work, law, and more.

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.

Spanish (BA) Language & Literature

Gain language skills as well as a deeper understanding of the Hispanic culture and literature. This major prepares you to teach and broadens your opportunities in areas such as international business and industry, social welfare, law, allied health professions, and communications.

Spanish (BA) Translation & Interpretation

Acquire knowledge of the theories, methods, and practices of translation and interpretation, preparing you for careers as a translator or interpreter in diplomatic service or in other fields. Also excellent preparation for graduate studies.

Special Education (Exceptional Student Education, MS)

This degree program offers a comprehensive understanding of various exceptionalities and the acquisition of valuable inclusionary strategies to meet the unique individual needs of children in elementary, middle, and secondary schools.

Sport Management & Business Administration (BS)

Barry University 's Sport Management bachelor's program will provide you with the skills and expertise that you need to succeed. This is the program to choose if you aspire to manage and market professional and collegiate athletic organizations or resort establishments, own a sport-related business, or operate recreational programs in municipalities or leisure/tourism settings. This degree will prepare you for a broad range of careers and enable you to focus on your particular area of interest, such as sport administration, sport marketing, or risk management.

Sport Management & Business Administration (BS) BS to MS

In this innovative program, you can earn both your Bachelor of Science and Master of Science degrees in just five years. These degrees will prepare you for a broad range of careers and enable you to focus on your particular area of interest, such as sport administration, sport marketing, or risk management.

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.

Sport, Exercise, and Performance Psychology (BS) w/minor in Management

Sport, Exercise, and Performance Psychology (BS) w/minor in Psychology

Sport, Exercise, and Performance Psychology (SEPP) combines the fields of sport and exercise science with psychology to prepare students to be effective decision makers, leaders, and lifelong learners. We aim to develop students who are adaptive, creative, collaborative, culturally sensitive, empathetic, knowledgeable, proactive, reflective, ethical, and professional. We will prepare students to examine and apply the knowledge and skills learned in the program to sport, exercise, and performance settings and problems faced throughout society.

Theatre (BA) Technical Theatre

Gain hands-on theatre production experience with a Bachelor of Arts in Theatre, with a specialization in Technical Theatre. Students combine both technical courses and theatre design courses in order to understand the intricate nature of preparing for a performance. Students will also play an integral role in the University's theatrical productions year round, gaining experience that will help them land a job upon graduation.

Theatre (BFA, BA)

The mission of the Theatre program is to give interested students the opportunity to study the practical, historical, and theoretical elements of live theatre. Coursework is balanced between classes in theatre history, workshop-style classes in acting and directing, and hands-on classes in stagecraft and lighting. Students can also choose a specialization, which includes acting, dance, technical theatre, or theatre publicity.

Theatre (BFA, BA) Acting

The Acting specialization through the Theatre program allows students to excel at the art of acting by gaining the foundation in both contemporary and historical acting styles. With the many theatre opportunities year round, students are able to practice their performance skills on both the Mainstage and laboratory theatre environments.

Theatre (BFA, BA) Dance Theatre

The Dance Theatre specialization through the Theatre program is designed for students with a performance interest in both Theatre and Dance. The electives provide a diverse selection of dance courses to better prepare students interested in a Theatre Dance Production career. Students have opportunity to participate in annual dance concerts, giving them an advantage of applying their skills through onstage performance.

Theology (BA)

A Bachelor of Arts in Theology offers student the ability to combine their career goals with their faith. Acquire a foundation in Christian thought and practice, and gain an understanding of how the religious system influenced the world. Many graduates of this degree end up working for not-for-profits, social services, churches, hospitals, and other spiritual centers.

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.

To be Declared

Undecided

Students that are not certain about which academic path to take can consider claiming undecided until the end of their sophomore year. Students are able to sample different areas through the many introductory courses offered in order to determine what degree is right for them. Some introductory courses include Theatre, Computers, Physics, Psychology, Sociology, Criminology, Business, Education and more.