Capilano University

Applied Behaviour Analysis (Autism)

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Program Information

School:Capilano University
Faculty:Faculty of Arts & Sciences, School of Social Sciences
Field of Study:Behavioral Sciences
Applied Behavior Analysis
Description:The Bachelor of Arts Degree in Applied Behaviour Analysis – Autism is a highly sought after and unique degree. Build the specialized skills to work with children, youth and adults with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD).

In the program, you'll train in many key areas, including behaviour principles, assessments and applications, supporting individuals with ASD and their families, assessment and intervention planning for children with ASD and using applied behaviour analysis with adults who have ASD and other developmental disabilities. You'll also take part in three different supervised practicum placements to help you gain on the job experience before graduation.

URL:Applied Behaviour Analysis (Autism) at Capilano University
Length:4 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
International: $20,512

Cost shown is for Year 1 and includes fees.

Admission Requirements


These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.

    Applicants are required to have British Columbia secondary school graduation. Applicants are also required to have a minimum grade point average of 2.0 (60%) calculated on English Studies 12, or English 12 or English 12 First Peoples and two academic Grade 12 courses.

    Additional Admission Requirements:

      Students who have completed 30 credits or a 30-credit credential may be considered for admission into year two of the program but must complete ABA 100, 101, 200 and 201. Students who have completed an Associate of Arts or Science, 60 credits, or a 60-credit credential plus documentation of at least 300 hours of BCBA-supervised ABA experience may be considered for admission into year three of the program and will be deemed to have met the requirements of ABA 100, 101, 200 and 201.

      Current Grade 12 students can be conditionally accepted based on final Grade 11 grades or interim Grade 12 grades. Students can upload proof of grades (e.g. unofficial transcripts, copies of report cards) through EducationPlannerBC when applying to Capilano University. Final acceptance will be based on high school graduation and having met the program specific requirements.

      * We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

      Modified on September 09, 2021