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Study in confidence with a program that
meets the educational requirements for eligibility to take the BCBA
Through competency-based education, you
can take the advanced theories you’re learning and apply them
practically in the profession.
Develop applied behavior analysis skills
to address socially significant issues relating to behavior and
learning, including behavior modification.
The skills you develop in this program
can be applied in a variety of settings, including schools, corporate
environments, and hospitals.
Dive into curriculum that’s aligned to
the standards of the field to help prepare you for the next step in
your academic or professional path.
Access your learning environment at
anytime, anywhere, on any device so you can learn on your
Our dedicated support teams guide and
advise you through every step of your educational journey. Here are
some of the people you’ll work with:
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advisors—they know all about the details of your program.
For this team, it’s more than résumés and interview tips. It’s about
thoughtful and strategic career planning—beyond graduation.
Our original learning format offers extra structure for those who
want it. We'll set the schedule, you meet the deadlines.
*This is only an estimate, using general program pricing, and
it does not include fees (including application and resource kit fees).
Your price may be higher or lower depending on your
specialization, transfer credits, and tuition discounts. If transfer
credits are allowed in this offering, the prices above show what you
would pay if you brought in the average number of transfer credits
and the price if you brought in the maximum allowed transfer credits.
Speak with an enrollment counselor to get a personalized cost estimate for what you can expect to pay.
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MS in Psychology Applied Behavior Analysis
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Professionally aligned, BACB approved. The Behavior Analyst Certification Board ® (BACB) has verified a seven-course sequence as meeting the coursework requirements for eligibility to take the Board Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA) Exam®.
*Pass-rate data are not published for
sequences with fewer than six first-time candidates in a single
year or for sequences within their first four years of operation.
|Course Number||Course Title|
|PSY7701||Basic Principles of Applied Behavior Analysis|
|PSY7702||Techniques in Applied Behavior Analysis|
|PSY7703||Applied Behavior Analysis Research and its Applications|
|PSY7704||Applied Behavior Analysis Interventions|
|PSY7706||Issues in Assessment, Intervention Support, and Related Systems|
Whether you want to build the skills to
help others or apply your knowledge to business or other settings, in
our master’s in applied behavior analysis, you’ll gain the skills
Applied behavior analysis is a specialized field that offers a wide
range of practice settings.
A look at the education and certification needed for a position in
this growing field.
Here are three psychology fields to
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positions may prefer or even require previous experience, licensure,
certifications, and/or other designations along with a degree. Because
many factors determine what position an individual may attain, Capella
cannot guarantee that a graduate will secure any specific job title, a
promotion, salary increase, or other career outcome. We encourage you
to research requirements for your job target and career goals.