Graduate Certificate in Autism
East Carolina University

Program Details

The online Graduate Certificate in Autism provides teachers and other school personnel with knowledge and skills necessary to work with students with autism and autism spectrum disorder.  The overall objective is to prepare classroom general and special educators and/or other school personnel to provide best practice, research based instructional and related services to this growing school population.  Successful candidates will have broad-based knowledge of the characteristics of students with autism and autism spectrum disorder, strategies for classroom instruction, skills in developing and implementing communication systems, and strategies for collaborating with and supporting families.

Requirements

  • Baccalaureate degree from a regionally-accredited institution
  • Official transcripts

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges