Master of Science in Applied Behavior Analysis & Autism
The Sage Colleges

Program Details

Online students of The Sage Colleges may pursue a Master of Science degree in Applied Behavior Analysis and Autism to enter the professional field of human services.  Students of this program are prepared to enter the professional field with the strategies, knowledge and skills to positively affect behavioral change.  Studies will include but are not limited to:

  • Research design
  • Empirical evidence
  • Therapeutic approaches to treatment

Class sizes are small, lending to individualized attention from experienced faculty.  Entirely online studies, when paired with practicum experiences or independent field work, can prepare students to sit for the Behavior Analyst Certification Board exam.  Students are able to communicate with peers on a global scale, bringing a wider perspective of the field to the virtual classroom.  Acquire the essential qualities required to enter and sustain a positive career in ABA in the area of Autism through The Sage Colleges online.


  • Official transcripts
  • Undergraduate courses in statistics, history and systems of psychology and at least three other behavioral sciences courses
  • Two letters of reference
  • Career goals statement
  • Current resume
  • A total of 41 credits for practicum track students and 33 credits for non-practicum track student are required

School Accreditation Statement

Middle States Commission on Higher Education