Graduate Certificate in Autism Spectrum Disorder / Allies & Advocates
Lesley University

Program Details

The online Graduate Certificate in Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) with a concentration in Allies and Advocates program helps individuals gain a deeper understanding of autism spectrum disorders and strategies to improve their success in a variety of settings.  The program is designed for parents and a variety of professionals in education roles, such as administrators, classroom teachers, and specialists.  Courses are Understanding the Autism Spectrum, Academic and Functional Supports, Improving Communication Skills, Promoting Generalization of Positive Behavior, and Advocacy and Collaboration.


  • Bachelor’s degree, from a regionally accredited college or university, with a satisfactory GPA
  • Official transcripts
  • Personal statement
  • Resume

School Accreditation Statement

New England Commission of Higher Education

Restricted States

Arkansas, Georgia, Kentucky, Oregon