Certificate in Applied Animal Behavior
University of Washington

Program Details

The online Certificate in Applied Animal Behavior program from University of Washington examines the different principles of animal behavior and prepares students to apply this knowledge to animal care. Courses focus on:

  • Basic principles of evolution and natural selection as they relate to animal behavior 
  • Application of animal behaviors to human-animal interaction
  • The latest scientific research on the training and care of companion animals
  • Methods to integrate theory with real-world practice in treating and improving behavior

Learning Pace


Learning Schedule


% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

University of Washington is accredited by:

Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities (NWCCU)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Associate Degree

Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s)