BCBA Online Programs | Education and Human Services | SIU

Southern Illinois University



College of Education and Human Services

BACB Online Course Sequence

Already have a Master’s degree but looking to become a BCBA?

At SIUC we offer all the necessary classes you need for national certification as a Board Certified Behavior Analyst. We know you have many choices for online education. However, we feel our courses are the best available. Why?

  • Courses are 100% online.

  • Availability of courses taught by an instructor certified through the Online Learning Consortium.

  • Students can start and finish the program within 9 months to one year.

  • Students are taught by world-renowned tenured faculty who are recognized as international leaders in the field, Dr. Dixon and Dr. Rehfeldt.

  • Courses include opportunities for regular interaction with other students and the instructor.

  • Courses include a variety of learning exercises and assignments, all of which can be done according to the student's own schedule, each week.

  • Graduate-level credit is awarded for course completion, meaning that the credits may transfer into other graduate programs at other universities.

  • The content of the courses is BACB-relevant, yet broader. Courses encourage careful analysis of real-world scenarios, critical thinking, and problem-solving.

  • Courses facilitate the building of a community, with people from all over the world – just like you!

  • The Behavior Analysis and Therapy program at Southern Illinois University is accredited by the Association for Behavior Analysis International, and has been delivering distance education courses for over a decade.

For further information contact:
Program Director
Professor – Mark R. Dixon, Ph.D., BCBA
Office: 336A Rehn Hall
Phone: (618) 453-8275
E-mail: mdixon@siu.edu