Advanced Certificate in Autism Spectrum Disorders
Adelphi University

Program Details

The online Advanced Certificate in Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD) program attracts a broad range of students who work or are interested in working with children and adults on the autism spectrum.  The program is designed for educators, health care providers, therapists or program managers in settings ranging from schools, clinics, and hospitals, to group homes and rehabilitation centers.  Emphasizing the lifespan approach to development, students learn multi-disciplinary strategies and methods for diagnosis, assessment, and interventions, while also gaining expertise in matching best practices to individual needs at every stage of life.


  • Official transcripts
  • A minimum 3.0 cumulative undergraduate GPA
  • Transcripts
  • A bachelor's degree from an accredited four-year institution or international equivalent
  • A 500-word essay detailing reasoning for the pursuit of this certificate
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • Current resume

School Accreditation Statement

Middle States Commission on Higher Education