Mar 06, 2021  
2020-2021 School of Graduate Studies Catalog 
2020-2021 School of Graduate Studies Catalog

Behavior Analysis, Master of Science

Program Objective

Our program includes a course sequence that has been approved by the Behavior Analyst Certification Board (BACB) to meet the educational coursework requirements to apply to the BACB to take examinations related to Board Certified Assistant Behavior Analyst (BCaBA) or Board Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA). The full program curriculum consists or 37.5 credits. Students applying to the BACB for certification are expected to meet additional requirements and should consult with the BACB directly concerning eligibility.

Students who complete the MS program are also eligible to apply for licensure in Massachusetts. Licensure requirements for applied behavior analysts are subject to change, so students should consult directly with the state licensure office regarding requirements.


Total Credits: 37.5

Note: students may also opt to complete a project or thesis with the approval of the program coordinator.

Additional Information and Notes

The successful completion of a Comprehensive Examination is required for completion of degree requirements.