Applied Behavior Support Servicesjpanella2023-09-08T09:02:26-05:00
Earning the Applied Behavior Support Services microcredential from Missouri Western will provide you with the skills you need to help people with behavioral challenges or disabilities. This microcredential will help you stand out to employers who are actively seeking individuals who are interested in serving others and have the skills to provide specialized assistance to these populations.
Complete in as little as one year
Online and in-person courses available
Course options based on your interests
Development of interpersonal communication abilities
Application of behavior principles to human problems
Understanding of life-cycle changes that occur throughout a person’s lifetime
Value of Microcredentials
“In a rapidly changing economy, micro-credentialing has emerged as a time-saving and cost-effective method to help learners get recognition for their skills.” Missouri Western has developed several microcredentials that will have a direct impact on the regional workforce, by providing individuals with real skills that make them desirable employees. Preliminary research has shown that earning a microcredential can “lead to job promotions, higher wages, and an increase in self-confidence” for individuals.