Help Students with Autism Thrive with Applied Behavior Analysis

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Create Positive Change


The online Master of Education in Applied Behavior Analysis (M.Ed.-ABA) from St. Edward’s University will help you make a difference in the lives of people with autism or other disabilities by building a positive learning environment between teachers, parents, and children. Our program will also prepare you with the skills and knowledge you need to pursue certification as a Board Certified Behavior Analyst® (BCBA) in as little as 21 months.

Program Benefits


Prepare for the Board Certified Behavior Analyst Exam

You will be uniquely prepared to take the BCBA Examination*, as our M.Ed. program’s curriculum is aligned with the Behavior Analyst Certification Board’s current standards and the changes planned in 2022.

Unique Online Student Experience

Small class sizes, dynamic online learning technologies, and innovative course design create an engaging graduate school experience. You also have the support of your faculty supervisor as they guide you through your Practicum.

Accelerated, Fully Online Format

Our online program was designed for working professionals like you. In just 21 months, you can earn your M.Ed. while working full time. The flexible format allows you to complete your coursework at your convenience.

Inspiring, In-Demand Career Path

The rising diagnosis rate for children with autism has led to a demand for specially trained professionals. With your advanced degree, you will gain skills for career opportunities in schools and organizations that serve students with developmental and behavioral disorders.

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Take Your Career to the Next Level.


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