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Applied Behavior Analysis

University of South Carolina

30 months
Duration
33928 USD/year
33928 USD/year
12688 USD/year
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About

This Applied Behavior Analysis MEd program from University of South Carolina will provide you with the knowledge and skills to become a Board Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA®). The degree program includes all required course work and supervision hours to be eligible to sit for the national Board Certified Behavior Analyst exam.

Overview

The Applied Behavior Analysis MEd program from University of South Carolina is for students who want or need a Masters degree. It can be completed in 5 semesters and it includes 15 credits of practicum to obtain all required supervision hours.

What is a Board Certified Behavior Analyst?

Board Certified Behavior Analysts are experts in the science of learning. They conduct assessments and design instructional programs to teach new skills and decrease challenging behaviors, ultimately helping individuals improve their quality of life and become more independent. 

Where will I work as a Board Certified Behavior Analyst?

Board Certified Behavior Analysts often work with individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities, including Autism Spectrum Disorder. This national credential will allow you to work in a variety of settings, including homes, schools, clinics, residential programs, and the community. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Instruction of Students with Severe and Multiple Disabilities 
  • Nature of Students with Autism 
  • Applied Behavior Analysis in Special Education 
  • Functional Behavioral Assessment and Behavior Interventions 
  • Research and Ethics in Behavior Analysis 
  • Single-Case Research Designs in Special Education 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 30 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

36 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Official GRE or Miller Analogies Test (MAT) Scores
  • Personal Statement: In your personal statement, describe why you are interested in the field of applied behavior analysis
  • Official Transcripts
  • Resume
  • 2 Letters of Recommendation

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    33928 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 33928 USD per year during 30 months.
  • National

    33928 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 33928 USD per year during 30 months.
  • In-State

    12688 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 12688 USD per year during 30 months.

Living costs for Columbia

999 - 1508 USD /month
Living costs

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Funding

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