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Psychology (Applied Behavior Analysis)

California State University Sacramento

12 months
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The Master of Arts program in Psychology (Applied Behavior Analysis) offered by the California State University Sacramento prepares students to work as behavior analysts in a variety of settings including schools and agencies providing services to individuals with disabilities. 

Overview

The Master of Arts program in Psychology (Applied Behavior Analysis) offered by the California State University Sacramento program coursework fulfills the requirements to sit for the national certification exam in Behavior Analysis (BCBA).

 Students should note that this degree option is also appropriate for those planning to enter doctoral programs in Applied Behavior Analysis, Experimental Analysis of Behavior, or Special Education.

Features

The M.S. in ABA program at Sacramento State has been verified by the Association for Behavior Analysis International as meeting the coursework requirements for taking the Board Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA) examination.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Methods in Empirical Psychology
  • Survey of Contemporary Statistical Methods in Psychological Research
  • Advanced Applied Behavior Analysis
  • Research Methods in Behavior Analysis
  • Theoretical Foundations of Behavior Analysis
  • Advanced Experimental Analysis of Behavior
  • Assessment and Treatment of Behavior Problems

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3
GRE admission requirements GRE®
Required

Other requirements

General requirements

  • an application for admission
  • two sets of official transcripts from all colleges and universities attended, other than Sacramento State
  • a completed application form
  • one set of unofficial transcripts from all colleges and universities attended, including Sacramento State transcripts
  • three letters of recommendation

Tuition Fee

Living costs for Sacramento

1190 - 1765 USD /month
Living costs

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

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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