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Southern Illinois University



College of Education and Human Services


Graduate program

At both the Masters and Doctoral level students can specialize in Behavior Analysis and Therapy. The behavior analysis and therapy program is devoted to the empirically-based development and application of learning principles to a wide variety of human needs. Training is offered in behavioral practice, research and theory as it applies to problems such as child abuse and neglect, developmental disabilities, chronic medical conditions, and traumatic head injury.

The Masters degree requirements are to fulfill 45 semester hours, and the student must complete the required courses or their equivalent, at least two elective courses, at least one 3-hour practicum, an internship, and either a research paper or thesis.