Applied Behavior Analysis - Certificate

The Department of Educational Psychology offers a Certificate in Applied Behavior Analysis  which is designed for school-based professionals, direct service providers, job coaches, or family members seeking skills to support individuals with challenging behaviors, autism spectrum disorders, developmental disabilities, or other unique needs that require behavioral interventions. Coursework offered is necessary to sit for the Board Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA)® examination*. The coursework consists of courses in Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) and is approved by the Behavior Analyst Certification Board (BACB), Inc.®.

This program is also approved for delivery via asynchronous distance education technology.

The Behavior Analyst Certification Board, Inc.® has approved the following course sequence as meeting the coursework requirements for eligibility to take the Board Certified Behavior Analyst® Examination.

EPSY 630Single-Case Experimental Design3
SEFB 618Applied Behavior Management in the Classroom3
SPED 602Ethics and Professional Conduct in Special Education and Applied Behavior Analysis3
SPED 609Educating Individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorders3
SPED 642Prevention, Support, and Intervention for Students with Emotional and Behavior Problems3
SPED 699Advanced Applied Behavior Analysis3
Total Semester Credit Hours18