Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) is a science that works to develop methods of changing behavior. Professionals who are versed in this science provide services to meet various behavioral needs in a multitude of settings. Monmouth University's ABA online certificate program is appropriate for individuals who would like to increase their knowledge of ABA and those looking to sit for the Board Certification in Behavior Analysis (BCBA) exam. This program is designed to meet the university coursework requirements to sit for the Board Certification in Behavior Analysis exam, however, anyone interested in expanding their knowledge of Applied Behavior Analysis can benefit. Individuals who can benefit from this program include:
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®. Applicants will have to meet additional requirements to qualify which can be found on the BACB website.
This 100% online 6-course sequence meets the 4th edition task list, 270 classroom hour, university training requirement to sit for the Board Certification in Behavior Analysis (BCBA) exam:
To apply for the ABA certificate program, applicants must have a Bachelor's degree from an accredited institution with an overall GPA of 2.75 or higher and a major GPA of 3.00 or higher. For question regarding the application process or the cost of tuition, please contact Graduate Admissions at 732-571-3452. The deadline for application for the fall semester is July 15; for the spring semester, the date is November 15; and for summer sessions, the deadline is May 1. Qualified applicants are given consideration after the deadline on a space-available basis.
The U.S. Department of Education requires that we disclose certain information about academic programs that do not lead to a degree (e.g., certificate programs) but that prepare a student for gainful employment in a recognized occupation. The Applied Behavior Analysis program at Monmouth University is defined as gainful employment program. To review the required disclosures, click here. Should you require additional information about these gainful employment disclosures, please contact the Financial Aid Office.
For any questions about the Applied Behavior Analysis program, please contact: Stacy Lauderdale-Littin, PhD, BCBA-D at 732-263-5216 or firstname.lastname@example.org