Master of Education / Applied Behavior Analysis
Arcadia University

Program Details

Arcadia University offers an online M.Ed. with a concentration in Applied Behavior Analysis. Students will gain specialized knowledge in applying behavioral principles with this master’s in special education online. 

The curriculum of this online master’s in psychology focuses on knowledge and use of evidence-based practices for the modification of behavior. Students will learn skills in behavior analysis and consultation for use in school, home, and community environments. ABA can be beneficial to youth and adults with autism, conduct disorders, oppositional defiant disorder, depression, and more. 

Class topics within this degree concentration include:

  • Concepts and principles of applied behavior analysis
  • Functional behavior assessment and behavior change
  • Ethics and professionalism
  • ABA training and supervising human service staff

Learning Pace


% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Arcadia University is accredited by:

Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Admission Tests

Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s)

Additional Info

  • Applicants seeking Pennsylvania teacher licensure may need to submit added information.