The MSU Billings MSSED Advanced Studies ABA Emphasis Degree program is Accredited by the Association for Behavior Analysis International.
There are only 20 other institutions worldwide who have accredited Master's degrees by the Association for Behavior Analysis International, and now we are the 21st university to join the list.
Offered fully online to provide flexibility at a distance.
Our ABA program has an ABAI Verified Course Sequence, our Practicum is approved by the BACB, and the College of Education is CAEP accredited.
Affordable tuition from a state university and WICHE program offers resident tuition to 18 western states.
Our students have a high rate of employment or job promotions after graduation.
Coursework and Internships prepare you to take the Board Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA) Exam.
Montana State University Billings provides a University experience characterized by:
The mission of the SPED/ABA program at Montana State University Billings is congruent with the College of Education, which is dedicated to:
Objectives for the MSUB SPED Graduate Advanced Studies ABA program are to:
Many of our recent graduates responded to a Graduate Data survey taken 9 months after graduation. Of the 18 graduates who did respond to the survey, 16 or 89% are employed in their field. They reported a salary range from $59,00 to $80,000.
Quality of Life:
If you're interested in helping people achieve a well-balanced lifestyle to the maximum extent possible, then ABA is for you.
Science and Art:
If you want to learn how to use techniques grounded in behavioral principles such as positive reinforcement and precision teaching, ABA is for you.
Questions? Contact Dr. Cheryl Young-Pelton, Associate Professor, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Jackie Mohler, graduate
Master of Special Education, Advanced Studies, ABA Emphasis
Director of Family Outreach in Helena, MT.
Dr. Cheryl A. Young-Pelton
BCBA-D College of Education
Office: COE 236
College of Education
Faculty Qualifications: instructors for all BACB approved courses have documented expertise and have been approved and/or hold a credential by the Behavior Analyst Certification Board. Supervisors of field experiences (Intensive Practicum) are Board Certified Behavior Analysts.