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Applied Behavior Analysis

National Louis University

28 months
Duration
759 USD/credit
759 USD/credit
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About

Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) from National Louis University is designed for students interested in behavioral analysis and pursuing a career as a professional behavior analyst.

Overview

Through Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) from National Louis University and post-master’s educational specialist (Ed.S.) degrees in ABA, students learn the fundamental underpinnings of behavioral learning theory and are trained in core practitioner skills, including assessment techniques, the design of skill acquisition and behavior reduction programming, and staff training and management strategies.

The master’s in applied behavior analysis' thoroughgoing curriculum and training experiences will equip students to work in multiple settings and across multiple client demographics, including, but not limited to, children with autism or related disorders and adults with intellectual disabilities.

What You Will Learn

Students will learn about the historical and philosophical underpinnings of behavior analysis, in addition to its fundamental concepts and principles. In the classroom, students will learn core practitioner skills, including assessment techniques, the design of skill acquisition and behavior reduction programming, and staff training and management strategies. Students in the M.S. in ABA program will also be expected to design and conduct a behavior-analytic experimental thesis.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Skills Assessment and Intervention 
  • Functional Assessment and Intervention 
  • Verbal Behavior 
  • Ethics in Applied denavior Analysis 
  • Radical Behaviorism 
  • Experimental Analysis of Behavior 
  • Supervision and Training in Applied Behavior Analysis 
  • Practicum in Applied Behavior Analysis 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 28 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

38 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Submit a written statement of academic and professional goals 
  • Submit a minimum of two professional letters of recommendation, addressing topics/questions as established and periodically revised by faculty. Letters of recommendation must be written by individuals who know the candidate from an academic or professional perspective and are able to comment on the candidate's capacity for undertaking graduate studies.
  • Undergo faculty review

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    759 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 759 USD per credit during 28 months.
  • National

    759 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 759 USD per credit during 28 months.

Living costs for Chicago

1297 - 2491 USD /month
Living costs

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

Funding

We are pleased to announce that for all students starting in the Summer 2020 (July) term, NLU is offering brand new undergraduate scholarships for international students! The new scholarships are listed below:

10% Automatic Opportunity Scholarship 

  • Applies to All NLU Undergraduate Programs including Hospitality Management
  • Eligible to Freshman and Transfer Students

50% #YouAreWelcomeHere Scholarship 

  • Awarded to Two Students Every Fall Term
  • Eligible to Freshman Undergraduate Students Only
  • Deadline is July 1st

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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