Master of Education in Applied Behavioral Analysis, M.Ed.

The ABA Graduate program will qualify students to meet the requirements necessary to apply for the Board Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA) examination. This program includes all required ABA specific coursework and supervised practicum hours.

Matriculation Requirements 

1. Application for admission to the graduate program with application fee by the established


2. Submit official transcripts from all universities attended.

3. A bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited college/university or the international equivalent.

4. A 3.0 cumulative undergraduate GPA or a 3.0 GPA calculated on the last 60 semester

hours (90 quarter hours) of undergraduate work.

5. For international students whose native language is not English, submit official TOEFL

or IELTS band scores. A TOEFL score of 80 iBT (550 pBT) or higher, or an IELTS band

score of 6.5 or higher within the past two years is required.

6. International students must also meet all US government requirements for international


7. The university uses a selective admissions process for admitting students to graduate

programs. Meeting minimum admissions criteria does not guarantee admission to the

graduate program or to the University as a graduate student.