ABA Program Requirements

Option 1 Courses: 21 Credit Hours

  • The Application of Applied Behavior Analysis in the Special Education Classroom (SPCD 519)
  • Teaching Students with Intensive Communication Needs (SPCD 582)
  • Special Education Law (SPCD 510)
  • Seminar in Special Education: Advanced Applied Behavior Analysis (SPCD 505)
  • The Application of Applied Behavior Analysis to Academic Research in Special Education (SPCD 619)
  • Ethics and Professionalism in Applied Behavior Analysis (SPCD 597)
  • Advanced Field Experience in Applied Behavior Analysis (SPCD 594)*

Option 2 Courses: 27 Credit Hours

  • Students must fulfill the course work for Option 1 listed above: 21 credit hours
  • Two semesters Advanced Field Experience in Applied Behavior Analysis-Lab (SPCD 594L)*: 6 credit hours

Final Requirement for Options 1 & 2

  • Capstone Project

*A course fee of $500 is required to enroll in SPCD 594 and 594L.