http://www.psy.miami.edu/aba/

The Post-Baccalaureate Certificate Program in Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) is a full-time graduate program designed for students who have earned a bachelor's degree in psychology or a related field and are seeking further training and/or professional certification in  ABA.  It is a 24-credit program designed to be completed in two consecutive semesters (fall/spring). Students who complete the certificate program will meet all the university instructional coursework and experience requirements necessary to take the exam to become a Board Certified assistant Behavior Analyst (BCaBA).

Curriculum Requirements

Classroom Based Courses 1
PSY 666Concepts and Principles of Applied Behavior Analysis3
PSY 667Assessment and Treatment of Language Learning3
PSY 668Functional Assessment and Treatment of Aberrant Behavior3
PSY 669Professional Issues in Designing and Monitoring Interventions3
Practicum Courses 2
PSY 676Application of ABA: Principles and Concepts3
PSY 677Application of the Assessment and Treatment of Language and Learning3
PSY 678Application of the Assessment and Treatment of Learning3
PSY 679Advanced Application of ABA3
Total Credit Hours24
1

 Classroom-based courses are offered in a face-to-face didactic format. 

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Practicum course experiences are provided within University of Miami-based ABA training clinics.  Each practicum course requires students complete 12 hours per/week of supervised clinical work.