M.Sc. On Campus

Applied Behavior Analysis

Northern Michigan University

12 months
804 USD/credit 34572 USD/year
804 USD/credit 34572 USD/year
588 USD/credit 25284 USD/year
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The Master of Science degree in Applied Behavior Analysis at the Northern Michigan University provides:  (a) coursework required for Board Certified Behavior Analyst certification, (b) support in obtaining the experience required for Board Certified Behavior Analyst certification, and (c) opportunities for independent research. 


Key facts:

  • Graduates of the Applied Behavior Analysis program at the Northern Michigan University will be prepared to work in applied settings such as schools, hospitals, and other organizations as Applied Behavior Analysts.
  • Students will be required to complete 43-45 credit hours of designated course and practicum work, including 15 credit hours of intensive practicum experience and completion of a Capstone Project or Thesis.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Concepts and Principles of Behavior Analysis
  • Research Methods in Applied Behavior Analysis
  • Behavior Assessment
  • Behavior-Change Procedures
  • Conceptual Analysis of Behavior
  • Practice and Ethics in Behavior Analysis
  • Personnel Supervision and Management in Behavior Services
  • Experimental Analysis of Behavior

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

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NMU processes applications on a rolling basis. While there are no deadlines, we wish to assist you well in advance of the semester for which you plan to enroll


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Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Complete the Graduate Admission Application.
  • A $50 application fee through bank draft, money order or credit card made payable in U.S. funds.
  • Official, original transcripts from all colleges or universities attended. 
  • Education Credential Evaluation-Graduate students must submit all non-U.S. post-secondary academic records for evaluation and have the results sent to the Office of Graduation Education. 
  • Non-native speakers of English must prove an adequate level of English language proficiency for admission into an academic program. 
  • Financial Guarantee-Students must provide documentation that they have the ability to finance their education at Northern Michigan University.
  • Submit official scores in a standardized test (GRE, GMAT) if required for admission to the selected degree programs.
  • Three letters of recommendation from persons knowledgeable about the academic abilities of the student.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    34572 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 804 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    34572 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 804 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • In-State

    25284 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 588 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Marquette

1000 - 1500 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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