Applied Behavior Analysis Certificate
Admission Deadlines: FEBRUARY 15 (SUMMER ADMISSION)
At Texas A&M, we offer the coursework necessary to sit for the Board Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA)® examination*. The coursework consists of six online courses in applied behavior analysis (ABA) and is approved by the Behavior Analyst Certification Board (BACB), Inc.®. You may complete these courses toward the ABA certificate, whether or not you are interested in becoming a BCBA.
For more information or to apply for the ABA certificate, please click the buttons below.
*Additional requirements apply for national certification. See the BACB® website for more information on the certification process: Learn more at BACB®.
APPLIED BEHAVIOR ANALYSIS CERTIFICATE
Complete 18 hours for a transcripted TAMU graduate certificate in applied behavior analysis!
The ABA certificate option includes:
- 18 credit hours entirely online
- Asynchronous and synchronous course formats
- Preparation for the BCBA exam
- Required courses include:
- SEFB 618 Applied Behavior Management in the Classroom
- SPED 699 Advanced Applied Behavior Analysis
- SPED 642 Prevention, Support, and Intervention for Students with Emotional and Behavior Problems
- SPED 609 Educating Individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorders
- EPSY 630 Single-Case Research
- SPED 602 Ethics and Professional Conduct in Special Education and Applied Behavior Analysis
Note: The program will be changing to a seven course sequence, as opposed to a six course sequence, beginning in summer 2020. This is in alignment to the changes in the BCBA Task List Fifth Edition.
Contact the EPSY advisor to apply for the TAMU graduate certificate in ABA.
Non-students who are only interested in the TAMU graduate certificate in ABA (18 hours listed above): Go to Apply Texas
- Apply as a non-degree seeking student.
- Choose Texas A&M for the school
- Choose Educational Psychology (EPSY) for the department
- And NDS for non-degree seeking Master’s
Degree: Graduate Certificate
Program Delivery: Cohort-Model, Online
Credit Hours: 18