Curriculum Requirements

The coursework accompanying our Master's degree fulfills the curricular requirements of the Behavior Analysis Certification Board.

M.A. in Applied Behavioral Science

The online master's program trains highly competent scientist-practitioners in applied behavioral science. The program offers courses on the empirical and conceptual foundations of behavioral science and its research methods but emphasizes coursework and supervised experience in behavioral assessment, analysis, intervention, and evaluation. Its mission is to advance empirically-based solutions to problems of societal importance.

Course Requirements

This degree requires a total of 30 credit hours, including 18 hours of content coursework, 6 hours of electives, 3 hours of research or practicum, and 9-12 thesis hours. Students must also conduct, write and orally defend an empirically based thesis. You can see the entire course requirements through the KU Edwards Campus site. Enquire today to receive more information on the program's courses.

Current Master of Arts in Applied Behavioral Science - Online requirements from the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences.