The Department of Special Education and Rehabilitative and Human Services Mission
It is the mission of the Department of Special Education and Rehabilitative and Human Services program to provide every student with the best preparation for meeting the needs of a diverse population of individuals and their families.
Description of Program:
The Special Education and Rehabilitative and Human Services department at East Stroudsburg University offers an Applied Behavior Analysis program. The Association for Behavior Analysis International (ABAI) has verified the courses in this program to meet the coursework requirements for eligibility to take the Board Certified Behavior Analyst examination. Applicants will need to meet additional requirements before they can be deemed eligible to take the examination. Additional requirements, including required supervised hours, are described on the BACB website.
This program is specifically designed for individuals with a background in education or human services. BCBAs teach others to carry out ethical and effective behavior analytic interventions based on published research and designs that deliver instruction in behavior analysis. BCBAs supervise the work of Board Certified Assistant Behavior Analysts and others who implement behavior analytic interventions.
Programs offered include the Master of Education in Special Education with ABA Concentration and an Applied Behavior Analysis Concentration. Please click above for more information on each program.
The BACB Fourth Edition Task List is organized into the following three sections. For specific learning outcomes under each section, please see the BACB Fourth Edition Task List.
I. Basic Behavior-Analytic Skills
II. Client-Centered Responsibilities
III. Foundational Knowledge
Applied Behavior Analysis International (ABAI) Verified Course Sequence
Acceptable fields of study are behavior analysis, education, or psychology.