Graduate BCBA Online Course Sequence
Register for our ABAI-verified course sequence to meet the requirements for BCBA certification. Students who need a Masters degree may also enroll in our online Masters in Exceptional Student Education program at UWF which includes all courses required to take the BCBA certification exam.
Coursework listed here meets the Behavior Analyst Certification Board 5th Edition Task list requirements.
|Graduate Course Sequence (BCBA)|
|EDF 6225||Foundations of Applied Behavior Analysis||3|
|EDF 6226||Behavior Assessments, Interventions, and Outcomes||3|
|EDF 6223||Positive Behavior Supports and Systems||3|
|EDF 6437||Measurement in Single Case Design||3|
|EDF 6557||Ethics in Applied Behavior Analysis||3|
|EDF 6224||Supervision and Management Fluency||3|
|EDF 6222||Concepts of Applied Behavior Analysis*||3|
|Total Credits: 21|
Non-Degree Seeking BCBA Students: Students who already possess a Masters degree or who are enrolled in a Masters program at a different institution may enroll in our graduate-level Verified Course Sequence to meet the requirements for BCBA certification.
*Students who wish to test under the Behavior Analyst Certification Board 4th Edition Task list requirements are not required to take EDF 6222 (Concepts of Applied Behavior Analysis). Students who choose this option must apply to take the exam before the requirements change in January of 2022.
Refer to this newsletter from the Behavior Analyst Certification Board which outlines the transition to the 5th Edition Task List.
Inclusive Online Masters Degree Option
Add a Master's Degree in Exceptional Student Education to your BCBA curriculum wth only 4 additional online courses. Out-of-State tuition fee waivers are available for online students. SACS and NCATE Accredited
|M.A. in Exceptional Student Education Courses|
|Course No.||Elective Description||Credits|
|EDF 6325||Autism and the Law||2|
|EDF 6321||Intensive Intervention in Autism and Related Disabilities Course||2|
|EDF 6280||Curriculum Design, Stimulus, Equivalance, and Generativity||2|
|Total Credits: 9|
Note: Visit UWF's State Authorization page to review which states have placed restrictions on out of state online graduate degree programs.
Financial Aid for Degree-Seeking Students
Contact The UWF Financial Aid Office to apply.
Funding Options for Non-Degree Seeking Students
Non-degree seeking students are not eligible for Federal Financial Aid but may apply for continuing education loans to pay for courses.
- Two examples include: Sallie Mae and Wells Fargo.
- When applying for a continuing education loan, make sure to use this school code for UWF continuing education: 00395598.
- Please contact our office via phone or email once your loan is approved, and our team members will assist with registration.
- Learn about UWF's payment plan option and short term loans.
Credits Earned as a Non-Degree Seeking Student at UWF may be used in a Masters Program!
Students may take a maximum of 12 semester hours as a non-degree student at UWF and apply those credits to a master's degree program at UWF. That is, students may begin the ABA coursework as a non-degree student and apply for admission to the MA in Exceptional Student Education with Specialization in ABA degree program for a later semester.
For additional information, email the Center for Behavior Analysis at ABA@uwf.edu today!