The M.S. in Applied Behavior Analysis and Autism Studies utilizes the scientist-practitioner model to deliver the knowledge and capabilities you will need for applied professional and research positions, as well as future matriculation into a doctoral program. Offered as a blend of online and on-campus courses, this program aims to accommodate working professionals, with on-campus courses scheduled in the late-afternoon and evening hours.
There are two degree pathways with this program:
Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA): This option is designed for students who are interested in the science of behavior analysis, sitting for the national BCBA certification exam and obtaining licensure as an Applied Behavior Analyst (LABA) in the Commonwealth.
Autism Studies (AS): This option is designed for students who are interested in research careers in autism and related fields and/or preparing for doctoral-level study.
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