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Graduate Certificate in Special Education / Autism

Program Details

The online Graduate Certificate in Special Education with a concentration in Autism provides specialized training for those teaching students with autism spectrum disorders.  This program can be integrated into a master’s program in special education and also complements teaching licenses in elementary, secondary, or special education.  

Courses offered are:

  • Introduction to Applied Behavior Analysis
  • Advanced Applied Behavior Analysis
  • Introduction to Persons with Autism Spectrum Disorders
  • Interventions and Treatments for Persons with Autism
  • Field-Based Experience in Autism

Requirements

  • Official transcripts
  • 2.75 GPA
  • A bachelor's degree is required

Accreditation & Licensing

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission

Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)