Bachelor of Science in Behavioral Science

Training Program

Credential(s) Offered

Bachelor's degree and above

Method of Delivery

Hybrid or blended

When offered

Daytime Hours, Evening Hours

Instructional Program (CIP)

Behavioral Sciences. 301701


As a Behavioral Science student at UMFK, you’ll benefit from faculty who work in the field, enjoy small classes, and have hands-on learning that prepares you for the career you want. Many of our graduates enter the field in jobs doing social work, counseling, and other roles, oftentimes receiving jobs offers from your internship site. There is also an active Behavioral Science Club that does service-learning trips with opportunities to network with professionals in the field.

You have the option of pairing your degree with a minor or with one of our two concentrations that lead to much-needed licenses and credentials in the field.


Program Length (Weeks)




Entrance Requirements

Combination of Education and Course(s)


University of Maine at Fort Kent

WIOA Approved Program


Training Location(s)

Fort Kent

Local WIB

1 - Northeastern Workforce Board

Type of Attainment:

Bachelor's Degree

Name of Credential

Bachelor of Science

Type of financial aid offered or have access to

Federal Pell Grant, Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant (FSEOG), Federal Work Study Program (FWS), Maine State Grant, University Work Study Program, Direct Loan Program, UMFK Institutional Scholarships

Refund Policy

Reflective of week asking for refund

Is the proposed curriculum currently certified by an accrediting agency or similar national standardization program?


Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for women?


Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for men?


Cost Items

Books (Estimated)

$1,000.00 Average per Year

In-State/District Tuition

$245.00 Per Credit hours

Out-of-State/District Tuition

$404.00 Per Credit Hours

Registration Fee

$150.00 Tuition Deposit

Total In-State Program Cost


Total Out-of-State Program Cost


Demand Occupation(s)

21-1011.00Substance Abuse and Behavioral Disorder Counselors
$27.00 per hour
21-1023.00Mental Health and Substance Abuse Social Workers
$27.00 per hour
Required Certification: MHRT-C Certificate or Substance Abuse Counseling

Provider Status



23 University Drive, Fort Kent, Maine 04743

Phone Number

(207) 834-8623

Fax Number

(207) 834-7817

Last Updated

Oct 11, 2022


May 06, 2016


Jun 15, 2018

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