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Join us on January 8 for our graduate programs open house. The open house includes an opportunity to meet with the program directors as well as other interested graduate students in a comfortable, conversational format.

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Education/Applied Behavior Analysis

Enrolling Now for Spring 2015!

Graduate Programs at Bay Path

Teachers and practitioners trained in evidence-based practices are in demand in school districts and educational settings nation-wide. Applied behavior analysis (ABA) offers an evidenced-based approach to instruction and to the management of challenging behaviors that may impede instruction. Behavior analysis is the scientific study and application of behavior methodologies resulting in the improvement of behavior and enhanced quality of life.

Board Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA®)*

The 36-credit graduate program in ABA has a course sequence approved by the Behavior Analyst Certification Board (BACB©), the organization overseeing the credentialing needs of behavior analysts internationally. Additionally, the program includes an option for the completion of the experiential learning requirements necessary to achieve certification (1500 hours of supervised, independent fieldwork).

Program available at 3 convenient locations:

  • Longmeadow, MA (main campus) 
    588 Longmeadow Street
    Longmeadow, MA 01106
  • Sturbridge, MA 
    1 Picker Road
    Sturbridge, MA 01566
  • Burlington, MA (Program is weekend based at this location)
    123 Cambridge Street
    Burlington, MA 01803

Note: *To become a certified BCBA®, you must complete the required coursework and fieldwork required by the Behavior Analyst Certification Board, and you must be recommended by Bay Path College to qualify for the examination. For more information on the examination, you can visit the Behavior Analyst Certification Board  web site.

Longmeadow, MA Admissions Bay Path University Graduate Programs can be reached at 413-565-1332

Sturbridge and Burlington, MA Admissions Bay Path University Graduate Programs at our Central MA and Burlington MA campuses can be reached at 781-285-5922


Complete this form for more information on our MS in Education/ABA or MS in Education/Special Education degrees.