ABA Course Sequence

The Behavior Analyst Certification Board, Inc.® has approved the following course sequence as meeting the coursework requirements for eligibility to take the Board Certified Behavior Analyst Examination® or the Board Certified Assistant Behavior Analyst Examination®. Applicants will have to meet additional requirements to qualify.

2012-2014 Course Sequence

FALL 2012

Ethical Considerations in Behavior Analysis 1 (1 credit)
Concepts & Principles of Behavior Analysis (3 credits)

SPRING 2013

Fundamental Elements of Behavior Change (3 credits)
Behavioral Methods Lab (1 credit)

SUMMER 2013

No Classes

FALL 2013

Identification of Problem & Assessment (2 credits)
Intro to Autism Spectrum Disorders (1 credit)
Professional Seminar 1 (1 credit)
Internship 1 (optional, 2 credits)

SPRING 2014

Research Methods in Behavior Analysis (3 credits)
Ethical Considerations in Behavior Analysis 2 (1 credit)
Professional Seminar 2 (1 credit)
Internship 2 (optional, 2 credits)

SUMMER 2014

ABA Interventions, Systems, & Implementation (3 credits)
Professional Seminar 3 (1 credit)
Internship 3 (optional, 2 credits)

Total Educational Requirements 21 credits
Total Clinical Credits (optional) 6 credits