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School of Social Work
300 The Fenway
Boston, MA 02115
M.S. in Behavior Analysis
Our Behavior Analysis program prepares students for leadership roles in the implementation, evaluation and administration of applied behavioral analytic principles and methods. Our innovative curriculum emphasizes contemporary research and the fusion of applied behavior analysis with other scientific fields.
While many students in our Applied Behavior Analysis programs are drawn from the fields of education and special education, the potential applications for this degree vary widely. Our alumni go on to satisfying careers in diverse fields such as behavioral medicine, organizational behavior management, instructional design and animal training.
Our evening class schedule allows students to continue working full-time in a related field throughout the program. The Simmons College course sequence in Behavior Analysis is approved by the Behavior Analyst Certification Board™ and meets the coursework requirements for the Board Certified Behavior Analyst™ (BCBA) examination. Simmons College graduates achieved an average first-time pass rate of 80% on the BCBA® exam in 2015, as compared to the national average of 65%.
Financial Aid: Yes
International Financial Aid: Yes
# of Credits Required: 42
Average Cost per Credit (Graduate): 1,025 USD
Classification: Master's College or University I
Locale: Large City
Size & Settings: 3,000-5,999