Center for Behavior Analysis, Research, and Service

Center for Behavior Analysis, Research, and Service

Center for Behavior Analysis

The Center for Behavior Analysis, Research & Services at Rowan University promotes the science of applied behavior analysis through education, research, and service to individuals, families, and organizations at a local, regional, and national level. Currently, our service component of the mission is under development; however, the faculty may consult with individuals and agencies.
Selected as one of the top 35 ABA programs in the United States by Action Behavior Centers!

New Opportunity!!!

New opportunities for treatment through a research project are now available for preschool children diagnosed with autism.

Coursework: Rowan University offers three coursework programs in applied behavior analysis:

  • Concentration Program in ABA for Psychology Majors: The Concentration in Behavioral Services for Children and Families offers the approved coursework for students to become Board Certified assistant Behavior Analysts *(there are other requirements necessary to become a BCaBA). Note:  Students must apply for the Concentration after taking PSY 02310 Learning and Behavior.  Students need to reserve 4 semesters to take this coursework. This program is not offered online.
  • Post-Baccalaureate Certificate Program in Applied Behavior Analysis: This certificate program offers coursework for individuals with Bachelor degrees who are interested in becoming a BCaBA* . Note: We do not offer this program online.
  • Master of Art in ABA: The Master of Art in Applied Behavior Analysis fulfills the coursework requirements for becoming a Board Certified Behavior Analyst (there are other requirements necessary to become certified as a BCBA. Note: We do not offer this program online
  • Certificate of Advanced Graduate Studies in ABA (CAGS in ABA) This certificate program is for individuals with a Master’s degree in Education or Psychology who are interested in completing the necessary coursework to become a BCBA* 

Upcoming Events: Information about regional workshops and continuing education events, student meetings, fundraising events and other events related to applied behavior analysis

Research: Information about the programs of research at Rowan

Service: Information about services for children and families

Students/Alumni: Employment opportunities, Rowan Reinforcement Record Newsletters, and information about how to become certified as a BCaBA or BCBA

Links: Links to professional organizations, online journals and other resources for the profession of ABA


 *There are other requirements necessary to become a BCaBA or BCBA