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Certified Behavior Analyst Assistant


Certified Behavior Analyst Assistants provide services and activities under the supervision of a licensed behavior analyst to perform such patient related applied behavior analysis tasks as are assigned by the supervising licensed behavior analyst.

Licensure/Certification Requirements:

You must submit an Application for Licensure/Certification (Form 1) and the other forms indicated, along with the appropriate fee, to the Office of the Professions at the address specified on each form. It is your responsibility to follow up with anyone you have asked to send us material.

The specific requirements for licensure/certification are contained in section 8804 of New York's Education Law and Subpart 79-17 of the Commissioner's Regulations.


-The fee for certification and first registration as a certified behavior analyst assistant is $225.
-The fee for a limited permit for a certified behavior analyst assistant is $70.

Fees are subject to change. The fee due is the one in law when your application is received (unless fees are increased retroactively).

Licenses Issued and Active:

In 2018, there were 0 licenses issued for this occupation.
In 2019, there were 119 licenses issued for this occupation

As of July 20, 2020, there are 20 active licenses for this occupation.

Licensing/Certifying Authority:

New York State Education Department
Office of the Professions
State Board for Applied Behavior Analysis
89 Washington Avenue
Albany, New York 12234
Phone: (518) 474-3817 Press 1 Ext. 150
Fax: (518) 474-0126
Email: [email protected]

Standard Occupational Classification:

21-1093.00 - Social and Human Service Assistants.
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Fees stated and other information contained in this report are subject to change. Please contact the licensing authority listed above for the most current information.

This page was posted on 11/23/20.

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