University of Dayton’s online Master of Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) program prepares you to pursue a career as a behavior analyst dedicated to supporting those with behavioral problems. Through online classes and in-person experiences, you will learn fundamental intervention skills and how to adapt them to find personalized solutions for your clients.
ABAI Verified Course Sequence ¹
Complete in as Few as 21 Months
No GRE Required
Our program upholds the University’s commitment of preparing scholarly practitioners dedicated to social justice and service-based leadership.
The online program is designed for working professionals. The fully integrated 42-credit Supervised Fieldwork Track includes 1,500 fieldwork hours and placement and supervision support from faculty and dedicated site placement specialists. The 30-credit Independent Fieldwork Track includes 600 fieldwork hours and the flexibility to complete 900 fieldwork hours independently at your existing work site.
No matter the track you choose, you will engage in hands-on fieldwork where you will gain practical behavior analysis experience in the field and supervision from board-certified faculty members. You will also attend one weekend-long immersion on the University of Dayton campus.
¹ The Association for Behavior Analysis International (ABAI) has verified the courses in the University of Dayton’s online ABA program as meeting the coursework requirements for eligibility to take the BCBA examination.