Early behavioral intervention is key in the successful treatment of
Department of Psychology,
in collaboration with the UMass Medical School's Eunice Kennedy Shriver Center,
has developed an online, graduate-level Behavioral Intervention in
Autism Certificate Program.
- Graduate Certificate in Behavioral Management in Autism
with Coursework Preparation for the BACB Board Certified Assistant Behavior Analyst Exam
A 4-course online graduate certificate program designed for those interested in becoming a Board Certified Assistant Behavior Analyst® (BCaBA). This course sequence has been approved for the BACB's 4th Edition coursework requirements.
- Graduate Certificate in Behavioral Intervention in Autism with
Coursework Preparation for the BACB Board Certified Behavior Analyst Exam
A 6-course online graduate certificate program designed for those
interested in becoming a Board Certified Behavior Analyst®
(BCBA) through the Behavior Analysis Certification Board® (BACB). This course sequence
has been approved for the BACB's 4th Edition coursework requirements.
Courses are taught by expert behavior analysts from around the country who work for some
of the most respected centers for autism treatment and research.
In addition to the Behavioral Intervention in Autism Certificate Program, the University
also offers two master's degree programs towards which many of the
autism certificate program courses may be applied:
About UMass Lowell's
Department of Psychology
The Psychology Department at UMass Lowell prepares undergraduate and
graduate students for careers in the field of psychology.
Qualified and strongly motivated students will benefit from the Department's
commitment to scholarship that is innovative, collaborative and interdisciplinary and that is relevant to diverse populations and to
individual or community well-being.
About the Eunice Kennedy Shriver Center
The Eunice Kennedy Shriver Center
has been a pioneer in research, education, and service for people with developmental disabilities and their
families for over three decades. In 2001, the Shriver Center became a part of the University of Massachusetts
Medical School and was designated as one of its Centers of Excellence.
Note: The BACB logos and trademarks "Behavior Analyst Certification
Board®" "BACB®," "Board Certified Behavior Analyst®," "BCBA®," and
"Board Certified Assistant Behavior Analyst™
" are owned by the
Behavior Analyst Certification Board, Inc.
Winner of the National Sloan-C Excellence Award for Outstanding Online Teaching & Learning Program
Board Certified Behavior Analyst Coursework Requirements
Students wishing to pursue certification as a Board Certified Behavior Analyst through
the BACB, must apply for and be accepted into the Behavioral Intervention in Autism
Certificate Program and successfully complete the following six required courses.
For More Information
For more information on the Behavioral Intervention in Autism Certificate with BCBA
Coursework Preparation, call 978-934-2240 or email AutismCertificate@uml.edu.