ABAI Accredited Programs
MS in Behavior Analysis from the Department of Behavior Analysis (2005–2020)
Simmons's innovative behavior analysis programs respond to a national/international need for Board Certified Behavior Analysts, educators, and counselors with formal training in behavioral principles and graduate programs that focus on the applications of behavior analysis. This program covers the methods, principles, and procedures of applied behavior analysis with an emphasis on using behavior analysis and behavioral support in multiple education and human service settings. The master's-level course sequence is approved by the Behavior Analyst Certification Board and meets the coursework requirements for the Board Certified Behavior Analyst examination. Coursework includes topics such as behavioral assessment, descriptive analysis, demonstration of functional relations, measurement and intervention tactics, data display and interpretation, selection of target behaviors and goals, family issues, legal and ethical issues, and crisis management.
This program includes a BACB pre-approved course sequence.
Program contact: Dr. Russell Maguire