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.


October 2017 – Special Edition BACB Newsletter

We are pleased to announce the release of the Special Edition BACB Newsletter (PDF Download) on Experience and Supervision Requirements. IN THIS ISSUE...
  • Revised BCBA & BCaBA Experience and Supervision Requirements
  • Introducing the New Supervised Fieldwork Standards
  • A Summary of Recent and Upcoming Changes to BACB Standards
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BACB Hemingway Award – Call for Nominations

The Behavior Analyst Certification Board is pleased to call for nominations for the 2018 Michael Hemingway Award. Nominations will be accepted through 5:00PM (MST) on Thursday, November 2, 2017.
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Upcoming Changes

In an effort to assist certificants in remaining up-to-date with BACB standards, our updates table summarizes current and upcoming changes announced in past issues of the BACB Newsletter.
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Customer Service Updates

Visit our Customer Service Updates page for information about current processing status and links to the most frequently requested information.
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