Graduate Certificate in Psychology, Applied Behavior Analysis

Understanding professional licensure

It is important to understand all educational and individual requirements for licensing. Capella University cannot guarantee licensure, certification, or endorsement. State regulations vary regarding professional licensure. It is your responsibility to understand and comply with requirements for your state. Here are some resources to help you start your research:

Our Graduate Certificate in Psychology, Applied Behavior Analysis program is:

  • Designed to prepare learners for Board Certified Assistant Behavior Analyst (BCaBA) certification or Behavior Analyst Certification Board (BACB) certification
  • 40 quarter credits
  • Consists of the 5th edition Association for Behavior Analysis International (ABAI) verified course sequence and a capstone course

Roadmap to licensure

Aside from the educational component that a degree program helps you fulfill, some states have additional post-graduate and exam requirements you may have to meet. Though every learner’s path to licensure is unique to their specific state requirements and life experiences, your journey to licensure may look like this:

Licensure research

Take a look at your state’s specific requirements for licensure as interpreted by Capella University. 

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