Prepare for a career as a teacher, researcher, or clinical leader in
Apply critical thinking in response to psychological
Employ ethical principles and standards of psychology to academic and
Effectively communicate psychological concepts and information within
the professional community and public.
Enhance the benefits offered by the psychology profession, embracing
research and best practices.
Understand, respect, and respond to differences and diversity in the
practice of psychology.
Get real-world skills. Our research in psychology course allows you
to conduct research alongside Capella faculty.
Our applied teaching track program helps you gain experience as a teaching assistant or tutor.
Learn the latest in theory and practice from experienced doctoral faculty who are actively engaged in their professions.
Our original learning format offers extra structure for those who
want it. We'll set the schedule, you meet the deadlines.
Speak with an enrollment counselor to get a personalized cost estimate for what you can expect to pay.
At Capella, we believe your education is an investment in your future. It’s also an investment within your grasp. Your goals are achievable—there are more ways to save than you might think.
Capella scholarships, available for qualifying students, aren’t need-based and never have to be repaid.
Military service members and their spouses could be eligible for a
Many employers and organizations partner with Capella to offer
tuition discounts. Talk to an enrollment counselor to learn
In our PhD in Psychology, Behavior Analysis program, your applied behavior analysis coursework will help you gain real-world academic and research expertise in this field of psychology.
Allows you to work extensively on your dissertation topic, methodology, literature review, and research plan from the beginning of your program.
Our doctoral curriculum is designed to give you dedicated support
early in your program—so you can be confident in the steps to
completing your degree.
Enhance the skills you develop in your program coursework through
these intensive, onsite experiences with students and faculty.
|Course Number||Course Title|
|PSY8301||Single-Subject Research Design Methods|
|PSY8303||Experimental Analysis of Behavior|
|PSY8305||Organizational Behavior Management|
|PSY8306||Education and Teaching in Applied Behavior Analysis|
These folks are superstars. We hear it from our students (and grads).
They’re here to help find a program fit and set you up for
Our distinguished faculty members hold top credentials in their
fields. They’re here to teach the knowledge and skills you’ll need,
A doctoral degree takes special effort. It's why we offer expert
support at every step to keep you moving forward toward your
During your dissertation, you’ll be matched with an experienced
mentor who will help you to succeed.
Here are just some of the career options you could explore with our
online PhD in Psychology, Behavior Analysis program.
*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.