Texas Tech University

The Burkhart Center Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) Training Program

Degree Plans

Master of Education - Special Education - ABA Concentration

PhD in Special Education

Who should apply for this program?

Individuals interested in our program through the Burkhart Center include those who are already teachers, want to become teachers and wish to become more proficient in evidence-based teaching strategies used when working with students with disabilities; those who are private ABA therapists or others in the field of autism seeking teacher certification or who wish to earn an advanced degree in their field; and individuals who wish to become board certified behavior analysts. While our program will prepare you to work successfully with students and clients with a variety of disabilities, our overarching focus is on students with Autism Spectrum Disorder 

More Information

Verified Course Sequences through the Association for Behavior Analysis

Requirements for board certification in ABA

Master's Degree in Special Education

Pass Rates for Certification


If you'd like more information on how to apply to our program, please email LJ.Gould@ttu.edu.