Psychology — Applied Behavior Analysis Graduate Certificate Curriculum

Please review the admissions requirements before applying for this or any program. If you have questions about the program or are planning to register for classes, please speak to the program advisor.


For a full list of course descriptions please see section 6 of the university graduate catalog.


Core Courses


PSY 817

Introductory Foundations, Concepts, and Principles in ABA


PSY 813

Ethics and Professional Conduct in ABA


PSY 833

Behavioral Research and Measurement


PSY 855

Addressing Problem Behaviors


PSY 866

Advanced Topics in Behavior Analysis


PSY 895

Building New Behaviors


PSY 816 Philosophical Underpinnings in Behavior Analysis 3
Total Hours


The admissions requirements for applicants to the ABA Certificate-Only Program are as follows:


  • A master’s degree in any subject area with a minimum overall graduate grade point average of 2.75.
  • A personal statement describing your career goals and explaining how you plan to use the degree / ABA concentration