24 months
1299 USD/credit 23382 USD/year
1299 USD/credit 23382 USD/year
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The M.A. program in Behavior Analysis at the Long Island University (LIU) focuses on the experimental, theoretical, and methodological aspects of the analysis of behaviors of individuals and how these behaviors denote different types of learning processes or problems. 


Key facts

The M.A. program in Behavior Analysis at the Long Island University (LIU) is a well-developed approach to solving social/emotional, behavioral, and learning problems for many different populations in many different settings.

The processes at issue have become an efficient basis for understanding, and for changing, such behavioral disorders as are termed developmental disabilities and autism-spectrum disorders.

The Behavior Analysis master's degree program at the Long Island University (LIU)  requires the completion of 36 credits, includes a thesis and is designed so that all requirements can be met within two years. Students who successfully complete an approved sequence will be eligibile to take the Board Certified Behavior Analyst Examination and qualify for board certification.

Programme Structure

Courses included:
  • Statistics in Psychology
  • Experimental Methods in Psychology I
  • Experimental Methods in Psychology II
  • Behavior Analysis and Learning
  • Perception and Cognition
  • Neuropsychological Bases of Behavior

Key information


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

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

We have rolling admissions. As an international student it is important to apply as soon as possible so that you have plenty of time to get your visa.


36 SCH


On Campus, Blended, Online

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Application for Admission.
  • Application fee (non-refundable).
  • Official copies of undergraduate and/or graduate transcripts from any college(s) or universities attended.
  • Submit the results of the General Graduate Record (GRE) Exam.
  • Applicants must have achieved at least a 3.0 overall grade point average or equivalent in a bachelor’s program. Students who do not meet this requirement are welcome to discuss their options for admissions with the graduate advisor.
  • Students for whom English is a second language must submit official score results of the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL).

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    23382 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1299 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    23382 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1299 USD per credit during 24 months.

Living costs for New York City

1819 - 3968 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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