Postbaccalaureate Certificate in Applied Behavior Analysis
Purdue University Global

Program Details

Gain knowledge in what motivates human behavior to launch or advance your ABA career. Prepare for the Board Certified Assistant Behavior Analyst® examination.* Earn your certificate 100% online, on your schedule.

  • ABAI-Verified: The Association for Behavior Analysis International (ABAI) has verified the course sequence of this program toward the coursework requirements for eligibility to take the Board Certified Assistant Behavior Analyst (BCaBA®) examination.*
  • Program Highlights: Study ABA ethics, exceptional needs children, theories, principles, procedures, and case studies related to behavior modification, screening and assessment, and program design and evaluation.
  • Career Opportunities: Become a BCaBA working in an organization or as a consultant, helping reduce problem behaviors, improve patient outcomes, and develop treatment and intervention plans.

Purdue Global cannot guarantee employment or career advancement. The professional practice of psychology is regulated by each state, and the degree requirements of this program do not guarantee or prepare students for licensure in any state upon graduation.
*The program meets certification requirements for the BCaBA examination in specific states. Refer to for additional information on licensure and state authorizations. The University cannot guarantee students will be eligible to sit for or pass exams. Applicants will need to meet additional requirements before they can be deemed eligible to take the examination. Refer to the BACB’s website ( for full eligibility requirements.

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School Accreditation & Licensing

Purdue University Global is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Purdue University Global is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (, an institutional accreditation agency recognized by the U.S. Department of Education.

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Admission Tests

Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s)