M.S. (Master of Science) Online

Applied Behavior Analysis & Autism

Our online ABA master’s program is tailored to fit your needs and shape your growth in as little as two years.

Careers

Board Certified Behavior Analyst
Licensed Behavior Analyst
M.S. (Master of Science) Online

Applied Nutrition

Enhance your resume and build skills for clinical or community positions in this online master’s in nutrition program.

Internships

Dietetic Internship Program

Careers

Graduates of the program are employed at:

• Community Care Physicians
• Cornell Cooperative Extension
• St. Peter’s Hospital
• New York State Women, Infants and Children Program
M.S. Ed. (Master of Education) Troy Campus

Childhood / Literacy Education

Become an exceptional general education teacher and literacy specialist in this dual degree Master of Education program.

Student Teaching

Student teach and gain hands-on experience at local public and charter schools.

Careers

You’ll go on to teach childhood education to students in grades 1-6 and literacy education for birth-grade 6 after you earn your M.S. Ed. degree and pass the CST and complete the edTPA. With this dual degree, you’ll be prepared with a diverse set of skills to take with you into elementary schools.
M.S. (Master of Science) Troy Campus

Childhood / Special Education

Learn how to effectively serve all students in elementary classrooms, including students with disabilities.

Careers

Being able to teach all learners increases employability in the field. Graduates go on to work in schools as special educators as well as general education teachers.

Classroom Academy

Our partnership with Classroom Academy will also allow you to get direct, hands-on experience through a two-year, full-time residency program for master’s level students.
M.A. (Master of Arts) Albany Campus

Community Psychology

Build intervention, evaluation, assessment and consultation skills in this psychology graduate program.

Internships

Put your new intervention, facilitation and program evaluation skills into practice at an externship

Careers

Individuals with a background in Community Psychology are hired by state and county agencies, health care systems, universities, school districts, human service agencies and more.
M.A. (Master of Arts) Albany Campus

Counseling & Community Psychology

Develop the knowledge and skills required to pursue a career as a Licensed Mental Health Counselor (LMHC).

Internships

Work therapeutically with clients under the supervision of licensed, registered professionals.

Careers

Licensed Mental Health Counselors enter private and group practices and are hired by state and county agencies, education and health care systems, human service agencies and more.
Certificate of Advanced Study Online, Troy Campus

Dietetic Internship

The ACEND-accredited Dietetic Internship program prepares entry-level registered dietitian nutritionists (RDNs) who are able to accurately and effectively communicate evidenced-based nutrition content in a variety of settings.

Graduate Studies

Take the credits you’ve earned through the Dietetic Internship and apply them to our Applied Nutrition or Health Services Administration master’s programs.

Careers

After you complete the program, you’ll be eligible to take the registration exam for dietitians. Interns go on to become registered dietitian nutritionists, working in health care facilities, corporate wellness programs, and colleges and universities.
Ed.D. (Doctor of Education) Albany Campus, New York City

Educational Leadership

Take your career in education to the next level with a doctorate in Educational Leadership. Ed.D. program offers cohorts in Albany and New York City.

Careers

Professionals in the field hold a variety of positions, primarily in the field of K-12 education. They are assistant principals, principals, program directors, assistant superintendents, superintendents, district superintendents, New York State Education officials, and leaders/teachers in higher education. Some are education consultants, writers, and bloggers.
Certificate of Advanced Study, M.S. (Master of Science) Albany Campus

Forensic Mental Health

Our graduate programs in forensic psychology prepare you for work across the criminal justice, mental health, substance abuse and social service systems.

Externships

Gain professional experience at an externship within the forensic mental health system.

Careers and Graduate Studies

A graduate program in Forensic Mental Health is superb preparation, whether you want to work with individuals, on policy level, earn a law degree or continue on to a doctoral degree.
M.S. (Master of Science) Albany Campus, Online

Health Services Administration

This specialized business master’s degree is focused on leading people and projects in a health care setting.

M.S. (Master of Science) Troy Campus

Literacy / Special Education

A dual master’s degree in Literacy and Special Education will prepare you to teach all types of students.

Student Teaching

Student teach and gain hands-on experience at local public and charter schools.

Careers

Graduates go on to have careers as special educators and literacy specialists, working with general education teachers and a wide range of students. You’ll be able to co-teach with general education teachers, be a consultant teacher who provides support services or be able to teach in a self-contained capacity with a small number of special education students.
M.S. Ed. (Master of Education) Online, Troy Campus

Literacy Education

Become a literacy specialist for birth-grade 6 or grades 5-12.

Student Teaching

Student teach and gain hands-on experience at local public and charter schools.

Careers

Graduates of this program are literacy specialists who are “go-to” experts, sharing best practices with general education colleagues and providing direct instruction to small groups of learners who struggle in reading and writing.
M.A.T. (Master of Arts in Teaching) Troy Campus

Master of Art Education

Share your passion for art and inspire the next generation of creative thinkers.

Careers

Graduates of the master's in art education program become art teachers, studio artists and more.
M.B.A. (Master of Business Administration) Albany Campus, Online

Master of Business Administration

Find top management positions well within your reach with an MBA from Russell Sage College.

Careers

Many government and nonprofit leaders, health care, finance and technology executives, start-up entrepreneurs and small-business owners hold an MBA degree.
M.S. (Master of Science) Troy Campus

Nursing (Master’s)

Nurse practitioners graduate from our Nursing master’s degree and post-master’s certificate programs, ready for key roles on health care teams in a variety of settings.

Clinical Experience

Gain clinical field experience in health care agencies across the Capital District. You’ll complete an individualized, precepted clinical experience throughout your course work. Specific hours depend on the track you’re enrolled in to ensure your skill and success on the certification examination.

Careers

As a graduate of this program, you’ll be prepared to pursue what comes next in your career. Graduates have gone on to have careers as nurse practitioners, nurse educators, nurse executive-administrators and clinical specialists.
D.N.S. (Doctor of Nursing Science) Albany Campus

Nursing Education & Leadership

Take the next step to becoming an exemplary educator and leader in nursing with a Doctor of Nursing Science degree.

Careers

Graduates of the program are nursing faculty or advanced practice clinicians who also teach in nursing programs or healthcare facilities in New York, Vermont, New Jersey and Massachusetts.
M.S. (Master of Science) Troy Campus

Nutrition & Dietetics

This master’s in Nutrition and Dietetics is ideal for those without an undergraduate background in nutrition, who want to become a Registered Dietitian Nutritionist.

Careers

Work in a wide variety of employment settings, including health care, business and industry, community/public health, education, research, government agencies and private practice.

Further Study

Graduates go on to pursue Dietetic Internships, and the RDN credential. Students have careers as Registered Dietitian Nutritionists, as well as pursue doctoral degrees and advanced certificates.
O.T.D. (Doctor of Occupational Therapy) Troy Campus

Occupational Therapy (Doctorate)

A doctorate in Occupational Therapy is the highest level of academic preparation for entry-level occupational therapists, and an exciting new degree option at Russell Sage College.

Fieldwork

We have formal agreements with more than 200 clinical sites throughout the country that host our Occupational Therapy students for fieldwork experiences.

Careers

Help people resume activity after illness or injury. Work with patients, take on leadership roles in health care or join the faculty of occupational therapy education programs.
M.S. (Master of Science) Troy Campus

Occupational Therapy (Master’s)

The master’s program in Occupational Therapy at Russell Sage College has a 100% job placement rate, thanks to its commitment to academic excellence and clinical experience.

Fieldwork

We have formal agreements with more than 200 clinical sites throughout the country that host our Occupational Therapy students for fieldwork experiences.

Careers

Help people of all ages resume activity after illness or injury. Work in a variety of settings, from schools and hospitals to rehabilitation centers and nursing homes.
M.B.A. (Master of Business Administration) Albany Campus, Online

Organization Management

Move ahead with this efficient and practical master’s degree in business, focused on leading people and managing organizations. 

Careers

Stand out for leadership roles in state and local government, health care, private corporations, manufacturing and service-based organizations.
D.P.T. (Doctor of Physical Therapy) Troy Campus

Physical Therapy (Doctorate)

Thanks to superb academic and clinical preparation, 100% of our DPT program graduates who seek employment secure a position within a year of graduation.

Clinical Experiences

Work with patients under the supervision of licensed physical therapists in three different settings

Careers

Help people of all ages resume ability after illness or injury. Work in a variety of settings, from schools and hospitals to rehabilitation centers and nursing homes.
Certificate of Advanced Study, M.S. (Master of Science) Troy Campus

Professional School Counseling

Our accredited educational counseling master’s and certificate programs will help you prepare to earn certification in New York state.

Hands-On Experience

The program includes a 100-hour practicum and a 600-hour internship experience. Both include a seminar class which allows students to collaborate and consult with faculty and each other.

Careers

You’ll be prepared to tackle your career as a school counselor for grades K-12, working with parents in the decisions and plans of your students and aid in their development.
M.S. (Master of Science) Troy Campus

School Health Education

Our Health Education master’s degree program will prepare you for work as a K-12 health teacher in New York state.

Internships

Student teaching

Careers

Graduates work as health education teachers K-12 at a variety of schools. They also work in hospital wellness centers providing prevention health education programs.
M.S. Ed. (Master of Education) Troy Campus

Special Education

In this Special Education master’s program, you’ll study a ranges of disabilities to better serve students.

Internships

Student teaching

Careers

As a graduate of this program, you’ll be prepared to co-teach within an inclusive setting with a general education teacher. You can also fill a consultant teacher role, providing direct services to students with disabilities within a general education classroom, as well as work in a resource room that supports students who are in an inclusive setting for most of the day.

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