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PHOTO: ArgentinaMarcopulos conducts lectures and workshop in Argentina

March 19, 2019

Bernice Marcopulos just returned from Argentina where she conducted a series of invited lectures and workshops at the National University of Mar del Plata (Universidad Nacional de Mar del Plata), and Catholic University of Cordoba (Universidad Católica de Córdoba).

PHOTO: INS LogoNeuropsychology students present research at international conference

March 1, 2019

Current second year student Maddison Miles and recent graduate Emily Matusz, presented research at this year’s International Neuropsychological Society (INS) conference in New York City.

PHOTO:  TrainingPope, Prendergast & Crewe offer assessment training to Division of Student Affairs & CSPA students

January 14, 2019

In partnership with the Division of Student Affairs and the College Student Personnel Administration (CSPA) master's program, the Student Affairs Assessment Support Services (SASS) team offered “Assessment 101” on January 2 - 4.

PHOTO: ABA studentsBehavior Analysis ranked #1 ABA program in the country

September 14, 2018

According to a prominent ranking organization, the MA in Psychological Sciences Concentration in Behavior Analysis is the best in the USA. With a 100% pass rate on the BCBA exams plus extensive research training and excellent placement, JMU’s “program” ranked higher than heralded ABA programs at Vanderbilt University, University of Nevada, University of Nebraska, and Auburn University. See link for the top 25 programs.

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