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.


February Examination Results

February examination results were released and are available in BACB Gateway accounts. Please keep in mind that it takes some time for everything to process. In the meantime, we are experiencing high call volumes and wait times, as well as large amounts of website traffic. We appreciate your patience during this time and will respond to everyone as quickly as possible.
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March 2018 Newsletter

We are pleased to announce the online publication of the March 2018 BACB Newsletter (PDF Download). IN THIS ISSUE...
  • Introducing the Monthly Experience System (Available April 1, 2018)
  • Pearson VUE Examination-Appointment Data
  • Which BCaBA and RBT Activities Should be Supervised?
  • The 2018 Michael Hemingway Behavior Analysis Award
  • New Article on the Certification of Behavior Analysts Published
  • Fee Changes for BCBA-D, BCBA, and BCaBA Applications
  • A Summary of Recent and Upcoming Changes to BACB Standards
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BACB Certificant Data Resource

We are pleased to announce that we have recently published a dedicated webpage on BACB certificant data that will be updated periodically.
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Board of Directors Election

We are pleased to announce the results of our Board of Directors election. Molly Dubuque, BCBA was elected to serve a three-year term and Javier Virues-Ortega, BCBA-D and Mark Lister, BCaBA were each re-elected to serve an additional three-year term beginning in August. We extend our congratulations to the newly elected directors and offer our thanks to all of the candidates for running. We also wish to thank all of the certificants who nominated candidates and voted in this important election.
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