Postgraduate Certificate On Campus

Applied Behavior Analysis Certificate

24 months
1329 USD/credit 13954 USD/year
1329 USD/credit 13954 USD/year
966 USD/credit 10143 USD/year
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The Applied Behavior Analysis Certificate (Graduate) program in Temple University's College of Education and Human Development trains students to apply the principles of learning and behavior to influence behavior change that is significant to society. 


Learn to systematically change behavior by analyzing related environmental variables and applying interventions based on the principles of behavior analysis. Behavior analysts have improved a wide range of everyday issues, including enhancing staff performance, promoting industrial and public safety initiatives, teaching effective parenting skills, treating problem behavior in children, improving general and special education teaching strategies, rehabilitating individuals who abuse substances, and more.

This graduate-level certificate program at Temple University  teaches you

  • effective instructional strategies for teaching students with autism spectrum disorders,
  • ethical practices for behavioral analysts,
  • implementation of a behavioral change program,
  • theoretical foundations of behavioral analysis and more.

Future Career

Graduates of this Applied Behavior Analysis Certificate at Temple University are prepared for professional careers in a variety of environments, particularly in social service agencies and educational institutions.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  •  Effective Teaching Strategies and Academic Interventions
  • Ethical and Legal Issues.
  • Concepts and Principles of Behavior Analysis
  • Single Subject Research Design
  • Organizational Behavior Management 
  • Experimental Analysis of Behavior
  • Practicum in Applied Behavior Analysis
  • Applied Research Experience

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


21 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Letters of Reference: 2
  • Bachelor's Degree in Discipline/Related Discipline
  • Statement of Goals: Outline your interest in seeking a graduate certificate with a specific focus on the career to which you aspire, your interests, and your academic and job-related experiences that are relevant to the program.
  • Standardized Test Scores
  • Resume: Current resume required.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    13954 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1329 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    13954 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1329 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • In-State

    10143 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 966 USD per credit during 24 months.

Living costs for Philadelphia

1313 - 2284 USD /month
Living costs

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


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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