Postgraduate Certificate in Applied Behavior Analysis
Purdue University Global

Program Details

Expand your knowledge of behavioral disabilities to help treat those with autism, developmental issues, or brain injuries. Prepare for the Board Certified Behavior Analyst® examination.* Earn your certificate 100% online, on your schedule.

  • ABAI-Verified: The Association for Behavior Analysis International (ABAI) has verified the program’s course sequence toward the coursework requirements for eligibility to take the Board Certified Behavior Analyst® examination.*
  • Program Highlights: Study ethics for behavior analysts, concepts of measurement and experimental designs, assessment, implementing procedures for behavior change, clinical applications, supervision, and management.
  • Career Opportunities: Become a BCBA® conducting behavioral assessments and providing analytical interpretations

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 BCBA® 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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100% Online

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

Master Degree

Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s)