Help people achieve better living through better behavior.

Meets requirements to sit for
the BCBA® exam

Apply with no GRE

Graduate in as few as
20 months

Certificate option time to complete is 12 months

Help people achieve better living through better behavior.

Designed for professionals from a variety of health science backgrounds, our Master of Science in Applied Behavioral Analysis can help you join or excel in the field of behavioral science. You can benefit from a flexible online schedule and complete your degree in as few as 20 months.

With our online applied behavioral analysis program, you’ll study the evaluation, assessment, and intervention techniques necessary to help children and adults struggling with behavioral issues. With the rise in the prevalence of autism spectrum disorders, demand for BCBA/BCBA-D certified professionals has increased by approximately 800% from 2010 to 2017*.

Graduates from Regis College are prepared to help their clients learn new behaviors or reduce problem behaviors associated with various behavioral, medical, and psychological disorders.

Why choose Regis for your online Master of Science in Applied Behavior Analysis?

  • 100% Online
  • 3 start times a year
  • Rewarding career outcomes

A Few Career Opportunities:

  • Clinical Director- $73,698**
  • University/ College Professor- $69,296**
  • Clinical Supervisor -$61,315**
  • ABA Training Coordinator- $59,259**

* BACB

**Payscale.com

Regis College is accredited by the New England Commission of Higher Education (formerly the Commission on Institutions of Higher Education of the New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Inc.)

The Association for Behavior Analysis International has verified the following courses toward the coursework requirements for eligibility to take the Board Certified Behavior Analyst® or Board Certified Assistant Behavior Analyst® examination. Applicants will need to meet additional requirements before they can be deemed eligible to take the examination.

Online Applied Behavior Analysis Program Options

Traditional (Online Master of Applied Behavior Analysis)39 credit hours that can be completed in as few as 20 months. Students must meet additional requirements to become eligible for the Board Certified Behavior Analyst® (BCBA®) exam.

Non-degree (Certificate), Certification-Seeking ApplicantsFor professionals who have already earned their master’s in ABA, psychology, or education.1 This certificate requires completion of seven courses2. Students may elect to take two practicum courses in conjunction with 1,500 – 2,000 hours of supervised independent fieldwork3.

1Applicants with any master’s degree that falls outside a master’s in ABA, psychology, or education, (even minor deviations like MS in Counseling Psychology or MA in Educational Leadership) must provide written confirmation from the BACB that their degree will be considered acceptable. Applicants will need to complete a field of study evaluation by the BACB (https://www.bacb.com/field-of-study-evaluation/) prior to applying to or matriculating in the certificate program.

2ABA 640 Concepts and Principles I Intro to ABA, ABA 642 Concepts and Principles II Experimental ABA, ABA 644 Treatment Evaluation, ABA 652 Behavior Assessment, ABA 654 Behavior Intervention, ABA 656 Ethical Practice in ABA, and ABA 662 ABA Training and Supervision.

3Practicum I and Practicum II