A growing need exists for well-trained board certified professionals in applied behavior analysis. This BACB® approved professional program satisfies the coursework requirement for the BCBA credential. To be eligible for this area of certification, students must already have obtained a degree in an area approved by the BACB® or is concurrently earning that degree. For more information about certification visit http://www.bacb.com. For the most up-to-date BACB approved course grid, click here.

 

The Professional Certificate Provides:

  • Preparation for participants to become competent practitioners of behavior analysis and contributors of research to the discipline.

  • Professional training of individuals responsible for designing, implementing, and monitoring behavioral treatment and training programs in schools, early intervention programs, day programs, residential settings and home-based programs, and private practices.

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Requirements

All courses are offered in an interactive online asynchronous format. Students are required to complete weekly assignments through GauchoSpace, UCSB's Moodle course management system. Students are not required to be in front of the computer or online at any particular time.

This professional program satisfies the coursework requirement for the BCBA credential. To be eligible for this area of certification, students must already have obtained a graduate degree in an area approved by the BACB® or are concurrently earning that degree. For information about the BCBA Examination and requirements, visit http://bacb.com/bcba-application. Candidates must complete all 6 courses with letter grades of “B-” or better.
 

Program Cost

The approximate cost of completion of this program is $3,150. Individual course fees are paid upon enrollment. Estimated costs are subject to change and do not include fees for course materials. For more information visit our Help Center.

 

 

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