Bachelor of Science in Applied Behavior Analysis
Central Methodist University

Program Details

Students in the BS in Applied Behavior Analysis degree program will learn how to work with children with autism, developmental delays, behavioral challenges, and other related issues. This online special education degree fulfills educational requirements to sit for the Board Certified Assistant Behavior Analyst (BCaBA) exam.

The curriculum includes studies of contemporary research findings. Students will explore ways to develop, implement, and monitor treatment programs to improve various behavioral issues. Graduates of this online bachelor’s in psychology will be well prepared to work in a variety of settings including homes, schools, mental health facilities, and businesses.

Topics studied in this degree program include:

  • Professionalism in ABA
  • Behavior assessment
  • Behavior change procedures
  • Data analysis methods
  • Leadership and management in ABA


  • High school transcript
  • Minimum 2.5 GPA
  • ACT/SAT scores

School Accreditation Statement

Higher Learning Commission