Why Spalding University?

There are several good reasons why Spalding University’s M.S. in Applied Behavior Analysis Program may be the right fit for you. Specifically, our Program:

  1. Offers comprehensive face-to-face training extending across the conceptual, experimental, and applied domains that inform a science of behavior.
  2. Includes a Behavior Analyst Certification Board (BACB)® Approved Course Sequence (ACS).
  3. Is approved by the BACB to offer practical training in the Intensive Practicum experience category.
  4. Provides its students with the opportunities to meet both the coursework and experiential requirements needed to sit for the Board Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA)® examination upon graduating.
  5. Is designed to be completed in 4 consecutive semesters.
  6. Follows a cohort model with groups of 20 or fewer students moving through all courses together.
  7. Is located in downtown Louisville, KY, a great place to live with numerous attractions and things to do.
  8. Fosters a cooperative environment where students have the opportunity to give and receive feedback from colleagues.
  9. Values its students and places its primary emphasis on supporting and training effective scientist practitioners.