High School Level

Registered Behavior Technician® (RBT®)
A paraprofessional in behavior analysis 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 professional in behavior analysis who practices under the supervision of a BCBA or FL-CBA.

Graduate Level

Board Certified Behavior Analyst® (BCBA®)
A graduate-level professionals in behavior analysis who is able to practice independently and provide supervision for BCaBAs and RBTs.

US Employment Demand for Behavior Analysts: 2010–2021

The BACB used the Labor Insight™ database from Burning Glass Technologies® to assess US employment demand for behavior analysts from 2010–2021 and demand by state from the past 12 months. The report reveals strong and increasing demand for behavior analysts throughout the US.

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February 2022 Newsletter

We are pleased to announce the publication of the February 2022 BACB Newsletter. This issue introduces upcoming changes to BCBA and BCaBA examination content that will be implemented in January 2025.

BACB Board of Directors Election Results

We are pleased to announce the results of our recent Board of Directors election: Breanne Hartley, BCBA-D, was elected to serve a three-year term on the Board. We offer our congratulations to Dr. Hartley and extend our gratitude to the candidates for running. Thank you to all of the certificants who participated in this important election.

We also wish to congratulate and thank Marlene Brown, BCBA, and James Moore, BCBA-D, who were both appointed by the Board to serve a second term.

BACB Data and Developments in 2021

We are pleased to share the BACB Data and Developments in 2021 infographic, which details the most exciting changes and data points from this past year. Take a look to see just how much the practice of ABA is growing—thanks to you.