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Board Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA)

Program Type

Professional Certificate

Program Length

24 Credit Hours


The Behavior Analyst certification program is designed for individuals who already possess a master's degree and are seeking certification in behavioral analysis. This program requires students to complete a year of supervised fieldwork in applied behavior analysis with both individual and group supervision. Both the course sequence and field experience classes provide the academic foundations for becoming a Board Certified Behavior Analyst, which is an international certification.

Our BCBA certification program complies with existing standards for professional certification set by the Behavior Analysis Certification Board. This certification can also be obtained in combination with the MA or MEd in Special Education.

Courses are available in the evenings both on campus and at The Woodlands Center. Summer courses are offered in the late afternoon and early evenings.

Enrollment Semester


Program Offered

Face-to-Face (Evenings)
Hybrid (Online and Face-to-Face)

Tuition and Cost

Rates per semester

Additional Program Information

Department Website


Catalog Information

Application Requirements

  1. Graduate Studies Application
  2. Application Fee
  3. Official transcript from the baccalaureate degree granting institution
  4. Official transcript of master's degree conferral from an accredited institution
  5. Overall 2.5 GPA from undergraduate degree granting institution, or 2.8 GPA on last 60 hours of undergraduate coursework

Academic Advisor

Dr. Amanda Bosch
(936) 294-3960

Graduate Education Support

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