Plan of Study

Term: Semester 1 – Fall I
Course Number & TitleCreditsPrerequisite(s)
PSGN 621: Ethical Considerations in Applied Behavior Analysis 3.0 None
PSGN 629: Behavior Management and Evidence Based Intervention Strategies 3.0 None
PSGN 723: Functional Behavioral Assessment, Functional Analysis, and Direct Observation 3.0 None
Term credit total: 9.0  
Term: Semester 2 – Spring I
Course Number & TitleCreditsPrerequisite(s)
PSGN 704: Assessments and Intervention in Applied Behavior Analysis 3.0 621
PSGN 705: Research Methods, Measurement and Experimental Evaluations in Applied Behavior Analysis 3.0 621
PSGN 722: Issues of Cultural and Ethnic Diversity in Behavior Analysis 3.0 621
Term credit total: 9.0  
Term: Semester 3 – Fall II
Course Number & TitleCreditsPrerequisite(s)
PSGN 626: Developmental Disabilities and Autism 3.0 None
PSGN 708: Specific Procedures and Populations in Behavior Analysis 3.0 621, 629, 704, 705, 722
PSGN 706: Topics in Applied Behavior Analysis: Focus on Autism 3.0 621, 629, 704, 705, 722
Term credit total: 9.0  
Term: Semester 4 – Spring II
Course Number & TitleCreditsPrerequisite(s)
PSGN 709: Practicum in Behavior Analysis 1.0 621, 629, 704, 705, 722, NY Mandated Child Abuse
PSGN 721: Maintenance of Client Records in Behavior Analysis 2.0 621, 629, 704, 705, 722
PSGN 627: Behavioral Interventions in Behavior Analysis 3.0 621, 629, 704, 705, 722
PSGN 604: Statistics for Behavioral Sciences 3.0 621, 629, 704, 705, 722, 626
Term credit total: 9.0  

 

Program Totals: 36.0 credits

A comprehensive Masters exam will be administered 2 times a year: end of May and end of December. The exam will be scheduled once a student successfully completes PSGN 629, 723, 621, 704, 705, 706, 708, 721, and 722.