ABAI Accredited Programs
Jacksonville State University
MS Program in Psychology (2013–2023)
Accreditation status: Accredited through December 31, 2023
The master's program in psychology at Jacksonville State University prepares students to be professional behavior analysts through instruction, training, and research in the analysis of behavior. Students complete courses in the experimental analysis of behavior and applied behavior analysis. Courses in the experimental analysis of behavior teach students about basic functional relations between environmental events and behavior, whereas courses in applied behavior analysis train students in the application of those basic behavioral principles to human populations.
Aggregate Report: 2015 - 2018
This program includes an ABAI verified course sequence for BACB examination applications.
Program contact: Dr. Paige McKerchar
Executive Summary: The ABAI Accreditation Board voted in 2019 to re-accredit the Master's in Psychology program for five years. This decision is based on the Board's professional judgement that the program has demonstrated it adheres to the standards with no serious deficiencies.
Board's Decision Notification