Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD) Postbaccalaureate Certificate Overview
According to the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), 1 in 59 children have been identified with an autism spectrum disorder.* The ASD Postbaccalaureate Certificate is designed to provide the knowledge and skills to assist children with autism as well as their families. Prospective students who may benefit from this program include early childhood educators, support specialists, tutors, childcare workers, and early interventionists.
Program highlights include:
- Understanding of the common characteristics associated with autism spectrum disorders in young children
- Developing the skills needed to design materials for effective communication with professionals, parents, and caregivers of young children with autism spectrum disorders
- Studying strategies to modify a classroom environment to meet the needs of young children with autism spectrum disorders
To enroll in the certificate in autism spectrum disorders online program, you must hold a bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university. Refer to the University Catalog or speak to an Advisor to learn more.
See the University Catalog for policy and degree plan information specific to this program.