Applied Behavior Analysis

This is the first version of the 2024–25 General Catalog. Please check back regularly for changes. The final edition and the historical PDF will be published during the fall semester.

The purpose of the graduate Certificate in Applied Behavior Analysis 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. Applied behavior analysis 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.

Graduation Herky statue on campus with the University of Iowa Pentacrest in the background.

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