Applied Behavior Analysis (Certificate)
Advance your understanding of how behavior impacts health and well-being.
Be in demand nationally with an online graduate certificate in Applied Behavior Analysis. This type of therapy focuses on improving specific behaviors such as social skills, communication, reading, academics, as well as adaptive learning skills.
- Program type:
- Certificate - Graduate
- Est. time to complete:
- 1 to 1.5 years
- Credit hours:
Why Earn an Online Certificate Applied Behavior Analysis at UND?
Do you wonder why people do what they do? In UND's Applied Behavior Analysis program, you'll study behavior and its relationship to the environment in an effort to answer this question.
In this online program, you will learn to create and implement effective, evidence-based interventions based on applied behavior analysis. ABA practices are proven to work in a variety of areas. You'll be an asset with skills to help in parent training, substance abuse treatment, dementia management, brain injury rehabilitation, occupational safety intervention, teaching safety skills, as well as working with individuals with disabilities, such as autism.
Online flexibility: Courses are asynchronous online, allowing you the flexibility to work anytime and anywhere in your busy life
Cutting edge: Learn how to put into place appropriate behavior interventions within various settings, including cultural.
Degree advancement: Flex your brain with research and behavior analysis, positioning yourself as a top applicant in future master’s and doctoral programs.
Internships & Cooperative Education: Take advantage of the opportunity to enroll in a 15-hour practicum in applied behavior analysis.
Increase in demand for behavior analyst positions nationally*
Median annual salary for Behavior Analyst*
*Behavior Analyst Certification board
The expertise of behavior analysts is valued in settings ranging from early childhood education to the corporate environment. You'll work in capacities ranging from private practice to consulting and with clients ranging from those with developmental disabilities to those with mental health issues.
This online graduate certificate will prepare you to work in a variety of behavior-related career fields including:
- Social Work
- Behavioral Health Treatment
- Behavior-based Safety
- Behavioral Pediatrics
- Organizational Behavior Management
- Behavior Economics
- Public Health
- Residential Treatment Facilities