Applied Disability Studies

The mandate of the Department for Applied Disability Studies is to contribute to the betterment of the lives of persons with disabilities by providing multidisciplinary, quality postgraduate education to the next generation of professionals, researchers and educators, as well as to experienced professionals in the field.

Our Department

Faculty are internationally respected in applied disability studies and applied behaviour analysis, and the students will be able to take a stimulating program of study that meets their current and future interests and career aspirations.


The Behaviour Analyst Certification Board®, Inc. has verified certain courses we offer toward the coursework requirements for eligibility to take the Board-Certified Behaviour Analyst® (Option 1) examination.


ADS will NOT be accepting applications for MADS (no specialization) for the 2020-2021 admissions cycle.

Applications for the 2020/2021 academic year are being accepted now.

Application deadlines – MA > December 1, 2019 and M.ADS > January 15, 2020

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