Graduate Certificate in Autism Spectrum Disorders
Mary Baldwin University

Program Details

The online Certificate in Autism Spectrum Disorders program from Mary Baldwin University is designed for teachers, instructional assistants, and others who may work professionally in a variety of settings with individuals who have developmental disabilities. Courses cover topics such as:

  • Characteristics & Assessment of Students with ASD
  • Communication, Language & Sensory Aspects of ASD
  • Social Skills Instruction & Behavioral Strategies for Students with ASD


  • Undergraduate degree in education from an accredited college or university (Individuals with other degrees may be accepted at the discretion of the director of graduate studies.)
  • Undergraduate GPA of 3.0 or an average of at least 3.0 for no fewer than nine semester hours of graduate credit at an accredited graduate institution (Probationary status may give to eligible applicants not meeting the 3.0 average.)
  • Official transcript of undergraduate and graduate work
  • Statement of intent
  • Other materials may be required

Special Accreditation

Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges