Brock University is the only University in Ontario offering a Master of Applied Disability Studies (MADS). Students can choose to specialize in Applied Behaviour Analysis (ABA) or Leadership, Diversity, Community, and Culture (LDCC). The ABA course sequence is verified by the Behavior Analyst Certification Board® for completing the course requirements to become a Board Certified Behavior Analyst®. The LDCC program provides graduate-level training across key areas for career advancement in the disability sector. The MADS program is designed to be completed in two years on a full-time basis or three years on a part-time basis (for ABA students only) and is geared to current and future professionals. The program offers courses during the week and weekends for full time students, and weekends for part-time students, in different locations in Ontario.
- Applied Disability Analysis (ABA)
- Leadership, Diversity, Community, and Culture (LDCC)
- September (full time and part time options)
- Full-time – 2 years
- Part-time – 3 years (ABA specialization only)
- January 15th for September entry