Kentucky State University is now accepting applications for the new Master’s Degree in Interdisciplinary Behavioral Science Program, which will begin this fall semester.

The program will take a multidisciplinary approach to the area of forensic psychology by providing students with background in theoretical perspectives from psychology, sociology, criminology, basic and applied research methods and statistical techniques.

This program is relevant to graduates of psychology, criminal justice, sociology, social work, public administration, political science and other areas of study that have application to the justice system.

Classes will be held Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday evenings, and students may attend on a part-time or full-time basis.

Application forms must be submitted to the Kentucky State University Office of Graduate Studies.

Contact Dr. Mara Merlino ( or Dr. Tierra Freeman ( for additional information about program requirements or the application process.