Certificate in Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA)

ABA preschoolThe Association for Behavior Analysis International has verified the following courses toward the coursework requirements for eligibility to take the Board Certified Behavior Analyst or Board Certified Assistant Behavior Analyst examination. Applicants will need to meet additional requirements before they can be deemed eligible to take either examination.

The ABA courses align with the current course requirements set forth by the Behavior Analyst Certification Board.

Prospective students must hold a bachelors' degree in a related field (e.g., education, psychology). Prospective students who hold degrees in unrelated fields should apply for the Master in Education in Special Education along with the ABA Graduate Certificate.

The ABA certificate courses are offered online.

Nationally recognized faculty provide the instruction for the program.

Application: Prospective students who also are not seeking a masters' degree, must apply to the Graduate School. Generally, admission requirements include a cumulative grade-point average of 3.0 or higher in the last 60 hours of coursework taken and letters of recommendation.