Applied Behavior Analysis 

The Department of Psychology at the University of Miami offers two graduate-level programs in Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA):

1)    Master’s Degree in Psychology with Specialization in ABA

2)    Post-Baccalaureate Certificate Program in ABA

 

Master’s Degree with Specialization in ABA

The Master’s program specializing in ABA is a full-time graduate program for students who have earned a bachelor’s degree in psychology or a related field and are seeking further training and/or professional certification in ABA. The 36-credit program begins each fall and is designed to be completed in 4 consecutive semesters (fall/spring/summer/fall). Students who complete the certificate program will meet all the university instructional coursework and experiential (practicum) requirements necessary to become a Board Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA)*.

 

Post-Baccalaureate Certification in ABA

 

The Post-baccalaureate certificate program in ABA is a full-time, non-degree seeking program, for students who have earned a bachelor’s degree in psychology or a related field and are seeking further training and/or professional certification in ABA. The 24-credit program begins each fall and is designed to be completed in two consecutive semesters (fall/spring).  Students who complete the certificate program will meet all the university instructional coursework and experiential (practicum) requirements necessary to become a Board Certified assistant Behavior Analyst (BCaBA)*.

 

 

*The BCBA and BCaBA are certifications offered by the Behavior Analyst Certification Board (BACB; www.bacb.com), an internationally recognized credentialing agency for practitioners of applied behavior analysis.  

 

  •   BACB logo to be used for approved course sequence