1431 USD/credit 30051 USD/full
1431 USD/credit 30051 USD/full
543 USD/credit 11403 USD/full
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This 21-credit Applied Behavior Analysis certificate at George Mason University  is designed to increase the professional training of individuals responsible for designing, implementing, and monitoring behavioral treatment programs in schools and agencies, such as psychiatric hospitals.

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This  Applied Behavior Analysis certificate at George Mason University may be pursued on a part-time basis only, unless students complete the certificate in conjunction with the Master's in Special Education. With concurrent enrollment in the MEd, this certificate may be pursued on a full-time basis.

Programme Structure

Courses included

  • Principles and Procedures of Behavior Analysis   
  •    Applied Behavior Analysis: Empirical Bases  
  • Philosophical and Conceptual Issues in Behavior Analysis   
  •  Applied Behavior Analysis: Assessments and Interventions   
  • Applied Behavior Analysis: Verbal Behavior   
  • Ethical and Professional Conduct for Behavior Analysis

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Start dates & application deadlines


21 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • You must have earned or will earn* a minimum of a four-year baccalaureate degree from a US institution of higher education accredited by one of the organizations found here, or an equivalent degree from a nationally recognized non-US institution.
  • You must have earned a 3.00 GPA on a 4.00 scale or better in your baccalaureate study. The GPA requirement can be higher for individual graduate programs.
  • If you are an applicant with domestic educational credentials (inside the United States): you may upload unofficial copies of your transcripts on the online application.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    30051 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1431 USD per credit
  • National

    30051 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1431 USD per credit
  • In-State

    11403 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 543 USD per credit

Living costs for Fairfax

1330 - 2300 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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