The purpose of the graduate Certificate in Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) is to provide professionals who have a background in education, psychology, and related services with expertise in behavior intervention and intensive educational interventions. Students who complete the program are eligible for national certification as board-certified behavior analysts. ABA is a growing service sector with opportunities for employment in schools, universities, and independent clinics.

The Certificate in Applied Behavior Analysis is administered by the Department of Teaching and Learning and is granted by the Graduate College.

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For more information, visit Certificate in Applied Behavior Analysis on the College of Education website.

Graduate Program of Study

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