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Portland State University

Coaching for Multi-Tier System of Supports: SW-PBIS
The Coaching for Multi-Tier System of Supports: SW-PBIS certificate of completion* is an online, 13-credit graduate program. Guided by the SW-PBIS Blueprints and Implementation Science, courses are designed to train PBIS coordinators, PBIS coaches, administrators, behavior specialists and consultants who work with school districts and across multiple schools to implement SW-PBIS. Courses focus on developing the skills, practices, and knowledge to support the development of district-level systems and school level implementation of SW-PBIS across tiers.

Board Certified Behavior Analyst
This program prepares students with the knowledge and skills to become Board Certified Behavior Analysts (BCBA). Our curriculum is based on the 4th Edition of the Behavior Analyst Task List and has an added focus on the combined use of Positive Behavior Interventions and Supports and Telehealth/Technology Supports.
This fully online, 29 credit program is for students who would like to receive graduate training in Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) and those seeking an approved course sequence in preparation for the national BCBA examination. The program can be completed online in two years or paired with a master’s degree and completed in three years.