Applied Behavior Analysis

Course Information

Program Overview

Minor in Applied Behavior Analysis

Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) is the science of learning and behavior used in order to solve socially significant problems (to influence changes in behavior that are meaningful to individuals and those around them). ABA has been applied in a variety of settings, including developmental and intellectual disabilities, autism spectrum disorder, regular and special education, clinical psychology, medicine, counseling, job effectiveness, business, animal training, sports training, environmental protection, exercise and health, criminology, and other areas. 

Assumption also offers a Master's Degree in ABA. Please click here for additional details. 

Assumption’s Minor in ABA includes a BACB Verified Course sequence. Students who successfully complete the minor will have met the coursework requirements for eligibility to take the Board Certified Assistant Behavior Analyst Examination. Applicants will have to meet additional requirements to qualify. For additional information about certification, click here.

Click here to see the most recent pass rates for the BCaBA exam. Pass-rate data are not published for sequences with fewer than six first-time candidates in a single year or for sequences within their first four years of operation.