Please ensure Javascript is enabled for purposes of website accessibility Online Master’s Degree | University of West Florida
Skip to main content

Exceptional Student Education, M.A., with Applied Behavior Analysis Specialization

Earn a Master's degree in Exceptional Student Education which includes all coursework required to qualify for the BCBA exam. Out-of-State tuition fee waivers are available for online students.

You can begin the ABA coursework as a non-degree student and apply for admission to the master’s program. Up to 12 semester hours taken as a non-degree seeking student may be used towards the Exceptional Student Education masters program.

Applied Behavior Analysis Specialization
Course No.DescriptionCredits
EDF 6225 Foundations of Applied Behavior Analysis 3
EDF 6226 Behavioral Assessments 3
EDF 6223 Applied Behavior Analysis and System Support 3
EDF 6222 Concepts of Applied Behavior Analysis 3
EDF 6224 Supervision and Management Fluency 3
EDF 6437 Measurement and Single Case Design 3
EDF 6557 Ethics in Applied Behavior Analysis 3
EEX 6051 Exceptionalities 
Choose 3 of the following:
EDF 6325 Autism and the Law 2
EDF 6220 Behavior Analysis of Performance 2
EDF 6221 Intensive Intervention in Autism and Related Disabilities 2
EDF 6229 Curriculum Design, Stimulus, Equivalence, and Generativity (May substitute EDF6227 or 6944) 2
EDF 6227 Experimental Analysis of Behavior 2
EDF 6944 Advanced Single Case Design 2
Total Credit Hours: 30

View requirements or apply for the Exceptional Student Education, M.A. 

Note: Visit UWF's State Authorization page to review which states have placed restrictions on out of state online graduate degree programs.

Military and veteran students may find additional support through the UWF Military & Veterans Resource Center


Related Links

For additional information, email the Center for Behavior Analysis at today!