A program that focuses on the application of principles of learning and behavior to enhance the development, abilities, and choices of children and adults; and that prepares individuals to address the behavioral needs of individuals, especially those with developmental disabilities and autism. Includes instruction in behavior analysis and learning, behavioral and functional assessment, developmental psychology, applied behavioral analysis in developmental disabilities and autism, applied behavioral analysis in mental health and aging, research methods, evaluation of interventions, and professional and ethical issues.
|Rank||School Name||Students||% of Total||Total On-Campus Cost|
|1||University of North Texas||75||1%||$20,232|
|2||The Chicago School of Professional Psychology at Chicago||64||9%||N/A|
|4||Saint Cloud State University||31||1%||$19,002|
|7||Florida Institute of Technology||26||2%||$52,690|
|8||The Chicago School of Professional Psychology at Los Angeles||25||26%||N/A|
|9||Western Michigan University||24||0%||$22,250|
|10||Kaplan University-Davenport Campus||21||0%||$13,884|
|12||CUNY Queens College||19||0%||$26,179|
|14||Fresno Pacific University||11||1%||$36,991|
|16||Georgian Court University||7||1%||$43,276|
|17||University of Massachusetts-Dartmouth||4||0%||$25,355|
|19||Forest Institute of Professional Psychology||2||6%||N/A|
|20||Salem State University||2||0%||$22,084|
|21||University of Utah||2||0%||$21,920|
|22||University of Saint Joseph||1||0%||$49,923|
This list indicates the number of students that completed the Applied Behavior Analysis program at the schools above.
It is not necessarily an indicator of academic rigor or quality of education.
Note that some schools do not have enough data to be ranked, and these schools will not appear in our lists.