Guide and Encourage through Behavior Analysis
Help people change their behavior and make good choices by focusing your studies on behavior analysis. UHCL’s program offers a solid foundation in coursework, practical experience and research, with a particular focus on serving people with developmental disabilities. Drawing on your knowledge and skills in basic, conceptual and applied behavior analysis, you'll gain hands-on experience in real clinical settings such as the Center for Autism and Developmental Disabilities or one of UHCL’s many local partners.
Stand Out in a Growing Career Field
Our program has a strong reputation due to exemplary preparation, and our graduates
are highly sought after by employers. On completion of the program, you'll be qualified
to sit for the Board Certified Behavior Analyst exam or pursue doctoral studies in
either psychology or behavior analysis. Your expertise will be invaluable to schools,
hospitals, clinics and more.
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- Behavior Analysis M.A.
Fall Only: Jan. 5
ApplicationBoth university and program applications are required.
• The following two documents must be uploaded to your UHCL E-Services account (assigned after you have completed the ApplyTexas online application):
- Curriculum Vitae: An expanded résumé describing previous education; all work experience; relevant course work and relevant volunteer activities; any honors, presentations, papers, avocations or other relevant life experiences.
- Statement of purpose and goals, not to exceed 1,000 words, describing your reasons for wanting this degree and how it fits into career goals.
• Two letters of recommendation, preferably at least one from an academic source, should be submitted directly by the recommenders to firstname.lastname@example.org. No form is required. Recommendations from academic faculty and/or work supervisors who know you well are especially appreciated.
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Accreditations and Distinctions
The Behavior Analysis program is accredited by the Association for Behavior Analysis International Accreditation Board.