Board Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA) Verified Course Sequence

Average Time to Complete 15 months

About the Program

MBU | Online – This online course sequence is verified by the Behavior Analyst Certification Board as meeting the course requirements for eligibility to sit for the BCBA examination.  Students will have to meet other board requirements to qualify (master’s degree and supervised fieldwork). Mary Baldwin University’s programs in Applied Behavior Analysis serve to prepare students with knowledge of behavior analysis, data-driven decision-making, and best practices in the field.  Our learners will develop the leadership skills needed to become ethical practitioners who confidently employ the principles of applied behavior analysis across a breadth of disciplines, including in educational, clinical, social, and organizational practice.

Career Paths

  • Board Certified Behavior Analyst (educational, clinical, social, and organizational practice)

Courses & Requirements

22 credit hours | Course Checklist

Pre-requisite: Master’s degree in any field (if you do not have a master’s degree and are interested in this credential, it can be pursued as part of our online Master of Science in Applied Behavior Analysis).

This course sequence will provide you with the board-approved course work needed to prepare you to pass the associated board examination.

Cost & Financial Aid

Undergraduate: $460 per semester hour

Graduate: $495 per semester hour

Special Discounts available for Registered Behavior Technicians and BCaBAs.

Financial Aid information.

Scholarship information.

Student Support

We know the path to higher education can be daunting, which is why we’re here to help.

As a student of the Roanoke Higher Education Center, you will have access to:

  • Library collections and services
  • Computer lab with printer/copier
  • Student lounge with high-speed wireless Internet
  • Cafe serving breakfast, lunch, and dinner
  • Free parking with a student parking pass

Support resources for Mary Baldwin University students:

Grafton Library

Vantage Point

Academic Resource Center

How to Apply

There is no fee to apply!  Click on the “Apply Now” link.

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For more information on this program, visit https://marybaldwin.edu/academics/aba/