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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.
Prepare for success in your field with an
ABA-specific capstone. Built-in exam-preparation software helps you
assess the skills and knowledge you’ve gained in your program.
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fields. They’re here to teach you critical knowledge and skills and to
help enrich your education and career by bringing real-world relevance
to the courseroom.
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advise you through every step of your educational journey. Here are
some of the people you’ll work with:
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"When I was 40, my son was diagnosed with Autism. I was a maniac, researching everything I could to help him. Soon I realized that if I got my master's degree, I could help my son and others like him"
MS in Psychology, Applied Behavior Analysis
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Professionally aligned, BACB approved. The Behavior
Analyst Certification Board® has verified a seven-course sequence as
meeting the coursework requirements for eligibility to take the Board
Certified Behavior Analyst 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.
Our online master's in applied behavior analysis program combines
advanced psychology coursework with foundational knowledge of behavior
analysis, including ethical and professional conduct, behavior
analysis concepts/methods, and more.
|Course Number||Course Title|
|PSY7708||Basic Foundations in Applied Behavior Analysis|
|PSY7710||Ethics in Applied Behavior Analysis|
|PSY7711||Measurement and Research in Applied Behavior Analysis|
|PSY7713||Behavior Analytic Interventions|
|PSY7714||Supervision and Management in Applied Behavior Analysis|
*Learners who may need additional support developing graduate-level
academic and professional writing skills are placed in PSY5005.
Our program features a rigorous combination of online coursework and
face-to-face experiences that help you expand on what you’re learning
in the courseroom, so you can hit the ground running in the real
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
Here are just some of the career options you could explore with our
online master's in applied behavior analysis degree.
*These are examples intended to serve as a general guide. Some
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.
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