Georgia State University

College of Education and Human Development

Applied Behavioral Analysis

Address:

33 Gilmer St.

Atlanta, GA 30302

United States

Phone:

1-404-651-3221

Fax:

1-404-651-1427

Program Information

Degree Offered:

Master of Science in Applied Behavioral Analysis

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The coursework and practicum courses completed for the Master of Science in Applied Behavior Analysis have been approved by the Behavior Analyst Certification Board, Inc. ® as meeting the coursework and experience requirements for eligibility to take the Board Certified Behavior Analyst Examination ®. Applicants will have to meet additional requirements to apply. The objectives of the program include mastery of basic behavior-analytic skills (measurement, experimental design, behavior-change considerations, fundamental elements of behavior change, specific behavior-change procedures, and behavior-change systems), client-centered responsibilities (identification of the problem, measurement, assessment, intervention, and implementation, management, and supervision), as well as mastery of foundational knowledge including the Behavior Analyst Certification Board Professional Disciplinary and Ethical Standards and Guidelines for Responsible Conduct for Behavior Analysts. This program requires 36 credit hours.

Accreditation:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges

Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: Yes

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Locale: Large City

Size & Settings: 20,000-39,999