ABA Program Requirements
- Option I: Students successfully complete a minimum of 12 credit hours of course work and an approved final capstone project. Completion of Option I does not result in eligibility to sit for the national credentialing exam as a Board Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA).
- Option II: Students successfully complete Option I requirements and an additional 6 credit hours of advanced field experience to fulfill the field experience requirements for credentialing as a Board Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA). Only completion of Option II prepares a student to sit for the national credentialing exam as a BCBA.
Prerequisites and Required Course Work for Option I
Special Education Law
The Application of Applied Behavior Analysis in the Special Education Classroom
Teaching Students with Intensive Communication Needs
Sem: Advanced Applied Behavior Analysis
Advanced Field Experience in Applied Behavior Analysis*
Ethics and Professionalism in Applied Behavior Analysis
Single Case Research Design
Prerequisites and Required Course Work for Option II
Fulfill the prerequisites and required course work for Option I (listed above)
Advanced Field Experience in Applied Behavior Analysis-Lab (2 semesters)*
*An additional course fee of $500.00 is required for each Advanced Field Experience course.