M.A. Online

Applied Behavior Analysis Online

University of North Texas

24 months
450 USD/credit 6525 USD/year
450 USD/credit 6525 USD/year
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The Master of Arts in Applied Behavior Analysis Online at the University of North Texas is a professional practice degree program designed to provide the knowledge base for effective and compassionate practice in behavior analysis. 


This Applied Behavior Analysis Online program from University of North Texas is flexibly designed to allow students to take from one to four classes per semester to find the best fit with their schedule. All courses are completely online and conveniently offered every semester. This program meets the coursework specifications for the Behavior Analysis Certification Board.

Our curriculum focuses on these areas:

  • Foundational and conceptual knowledge about the science of behavior analysis, behavioral principles, and the behavior change procedures derived from these principles leading to an ability to flexibly and compassionately apply this knowledge to teach meaningful skills
  • A comprehensive understanding of meaningful assessment of environmental context, skills, and problems
  • Rationales for observable and socially-valid interventions that are based on experimental proofs of effectiveness and single-subject research
  • Culturally-responsive decision making and ethical behavior in the context of a rapidly-diversifying practice context
  • Behavioral practices for Autism Spectrum Disorders
  • Evidence-based staff training within behavioral practice

Programme Structure


  • Meaningful Assessment in Behavioral Practice
  • Culturally Responsive Ethics in Behavioral Practice
  • Effective Communication and Collaboration in Behavioral Practice
  • Fundamentals and Techniques of Compassionate and Effective Behavior Change
  • Evidence-based Practice: Understanding and Using Applied Behavior Analytic Research
  • Behavioral Practice in Autism
  • Improving Staff Performance in Behavioral Practice

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


29 SCH



Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree from accredited college or university
  • A 3.0 GPA overall or 3.25 in last 2 years of college
  • GRE is not required
Preferred Qualifications
  • A 3.5 GPA overall
  • At least one year of experience in the field of ABA or related fields (e.g., special education)
  • Strong written communication skills
  • Opportunity to receive BCBA supervision

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    6525 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 450 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    6525 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 450 USD per credit during 24 months.


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