High School Level
Registered Behavior
Technician (RBT®)

A paraprofessional who practices under the close, ongoing supervision of a BCBA, BCaBA, or FL-CBA.
Bachelor's Level
Board Certified Assistant
Behavior Analyst® (BCaBA®)

An undergraduate-level certification
in behavior analysis.

Master's Level
Board Certified
Behavior Analyst® (BCBA®)

A graduate-level certification in behavior analysis.
Doctoral Level
Board Certified Behavior
Analyst-Doctoral (BCBA-D)

A doctoral designation for Board Certified Behavior Analysts with doctoral training in behavior analysis.

RECENT NEWS

August Exam Results

August examination results will be released starting at 5 p.m. (MDT) on September 20, 2019, and will be available in your BACB account within 72 hours. Please note: Due to system processing, applicants may not receive examination results at the same time. If you passed: If you passed your examination, your certification number will be available in your BACB account within the next week and you will receive your certificate in 4 to 6 weeks. We expect high call volumes, wait times, and heavy website traffic. We appreciate your patience. We will respond to requests as soon as possible.
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August 2019 Newsletter

We are pleased to announce the online publication of the August 2019 BACB Newsletter (PDF Download). IN THIS ISSUE...
  • Experience/Fieldwork Verification Forms: Preventing Disputes Between Supervisors and Trainees
  • Protect Your NPI Number and Certification Information from Fraud
  • How to Calculate Supervision for Experience/Fieldwork Hours
  • 2022 BCBA and BCaBA Requirements Changes
  • New Ethics Resources
  • New Anonymous Ethics Reporting Mechanism Available: The Publicly Documented Alleged Violation Submission
  • BACB Data Resources
  • Requests to Use BACB Intellectual Property
  • Recent and Upcoming Changes to BACB Requirements
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May Examination Results

May examination results will be released starting at 5 p.m. (MDT) on June 14 and will be available in your BACB Gateway account within 72 hours. Please note: Due to system processing, applicants may not receive examination results at the same time. If you passed your examination, your certification number will be available in your BACB Gateway account within the next week and you will receive your certificate in 4 to 6 weeks. We expect high call volumes, wait times, and heavy website traffic. We appreciate your patience. We will respond to requests as soon as possible.
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ABA Subspecialty Area Resources

New document and video resources on applied behavior analysis subspecialty areas are available via our new ABA webpage.
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