Degree Program Overview

The Applied Behavior Analysis certificate program is designed for the individual who is ready to take the next step into the exciting and rewarding field of behavior analysis.The program is designed for students who already possess a graduate-level degree. The specialized skills possessed by behavior analysts are in high demand and applicable to a rich variety of professional careers and settings, including but not limited to elementary, middle, and high school education; education administration; and behavioral therapy.

The Behavior Analyst Certification Board, Inc.® has approved the following course sequence as meeting the coursework requirements for eligibility to take the Board Certified Behavior Analyst Examination®. Applicants will have to meet additional requirements to qualify.

The Applied Behavior Analysis certificate program offers premium flexibility for working professionals, with evening courses offered at The Woodlands Center. Late afternoon and early evening course offerings are available during summer semesters.

See the BACB pass rates* at

*Pass-rate data are not published for sequences with fewer than six first-time candidates in a single year or for sequences within their first four years of operation.

Program Breakdown

Brief breakdown of the type, or types, of degree available, their length, available enrollment, and estimated cost.
Category Certificate Summary
Catalog Entry Graduate Certificate
Length 15 Credit Hours
Enrollment Fall, Spring, Summer
Costs Rates Per Semester
Admission Requirements Application Materials

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