Master of Arts in Applied Behavior Analysis
College of Saint Elizabeth

Program Details

The online MA in Applied Behavior Analysis program is designed for graduate students looking to increase knowledge and expertise in the field of ABA and for professionals preparing to work with individuals with autism, developmental disabilities, and behavioral challenges. Students of this special education degree online will be prepared for a variety of occupations in education, business, and health care. Graduates are prepared to sit for the Board-Certified Behavior Analysis exam to become teachers, behavior and autism specialists, ABA therapists, researchers, and consultants.

ABA training is valuable in fields including:

  • Counseling and social work
  • Speech pathology
  • Teaching
  • Behavioral consulting
  • Therapy
  • Program management


  • Bachelor's degree or higher
  • Minimum 3.0 GPA  highly recommended
  • Official transcripts
  • Personal statement
  • Resume
  • Two letters of recommendation 
  • Proof of English language proficiency, international students

School Accreditation Statement

Middle States Commission on Higher Education