Master of Education in ABA Degree Requirements and Courses
The 33-credit online master’s in ABA program at York College offers a comprehensive curriculum that combines foundational education and pedagogy courses with advanced ABA-specific coursework. The program covers essential topics such as:
- ABA principles and procedures
- Assessment and intervention strategies
- Ethics and professionalism in ABA practice
- Research methods in ABA
- Supervision and management in ABA settings
Students interested in clinical experiences or BCBA certification can pursue up to 2,000 equivalent hours of field experience supervised by a BCBA.
Prepare for BCBA Certification Online
Upon completion of the flexible online program, students will have met the coursework requirements to sit for the BCBA exam. If you’re interested in pursuing clinical careers or working closely with students with autism spectrum disorders in educational settings, becoming certified by the Behavior Analyst Certification Board is an essential step.
Earning BCBA certification opens doors to careers as an expert in behavior analysis in educational settings as well as in consulting, supervision, or leadership roles within their organizations. Additionally, teachers with BCBA certification may be eligible for higher compensation or specialized positions leading to increased earning potential.
ABA Professional Certificate
York College offers a flexible, efficient online post-graduate certificate-only program in Applied Behavior Analysis to meet the growing demand for skilled educators.
Our 21-credit BCBA certification pathway combines engaging coursework with valuable fieldwork experiences at local mental health agencies. Enjoy the convenience of completing fieldwork through your employer and advance your career in ABA or special education with our innovative program.
Learn more about the standalone ABA post-master’s certificate leading to BCBA certification.
Dual Bachelor’s and Master’s in Teaching - ABA Special Education Pathway
Are you an undergraduate student interested in fast-tracking your career with a bachelor’s to master’s in ABA? YCP’s range of 4+1 education program options allows ambitious students to earn both a bachelor’s degree and an MEd in ABA in just five years.
Whether you’re interested in majoring in special education, middle school education, or another field, many of York College's education major programs can be combined with the online master’s in ABA program for a streamlined 4+1 dual degree. If you’re interested, consult your academic advisor to learn more.
Review undergraduate programs in the School of Behavioral Sciences and Education.
Earn a Master of Education in ABA Online With York College of Pennsylvania
Earn your online master’s degree in Applied Behavior Analysis with York College of Pennsylvania and gain the expertise to excel in special education and behavior therapy, paving the way for advanced career opportunities and positive outcomes.
Take a step closer to your future. Request information about the online MEd in ABA, or begin your application.