Master of Science in Autism Spectrum Disorders
Minnesota State University-Mankato

Program Details

The online Master of  Science in Autism Spectrum Disorders program prepares educators to work with students who have Autism.  Educators gain knowledge and skills needed to help these students maximize their potentials while also learning how to work with their families and communities.  Courses may include Behavior Management and Learning Environments for Diverse Learners, Introduction to Psychology and Education of Exceptional Children and Youth, ASD: Program Design and Implementation, and ASD: Medical and Community Supports.


  • Bachelor of Arts or Bachelor of Science degree from a regionally accredited college or university
  • Official transcripts listing undergraduate/ graduate degree(s)
  • Attainment of a minimum GPA of 3.0 (4.0 scale) in your undergraduate study
  • Two letters of recommendation

Special Accreditation

Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)

School Accreditation Statement

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