Currently practicing counselors, psychologists, educators, special educators, speech-language pathologists, occupational therapists, tutors, parents and advocates will benefit from this specialized training. We focus on working closely with higher-functioning individuals on the spectrum, including those with Asperger Syndrome, High Functioning Autism (HFA), and Pervasive Developmental Disorder – Not Otherwise Specified (PDD-NOS).Study with remarkable faculty.The Center has gathered the foremost authorities on individuals on the autism spectrum. Faculty members include national presenters, published authors, and attentive, expert faculty who strive to make a difference.
The Center has gathered the foremost authorities on individuals on the autism spectrum. Faculty members include national presenters, published authors, and attentive, expert faculty who strive to make a difference.
Deigned for Working Professionals
Our delivery model is designed to accommodate working professionals. Students come to class only one weekend every three to four weeks, so you can gain the education you need without putting your career on hold.
Combine the Certificate with an MEd or MA
You have the option of simultaneously pursuing an MEd in the Foundations of Education with a concentration in Autism Spectrum Disorders. Also, some graduates of the ASD Certificate program have elected to roll over their credits and pursue this MEd program sequentially. Or explore the Interdisciplinary Master of Arts program, with primary or minor concentrations in ASD.
You can enroll in individual courses on a space-available basis to broaden your knowledge of the subjectand earn graduate credits.
- Begins in fall
- 1 weekend every 3-4 weeks
- 10 months to complete