Graduate Certificate in Assistive Technology
Northern Arizona University

Program Details

The online Graduate Certificate in Assistive Technology gives students in-depth skills and practical competencies in delivering assistive technology services to people with disabilities.  The program addresses the need for comprehensive training efforts in the field of assistive technology, providing knowledge and skill development for professionals across disability fields so they are prepared to assist children and adults with disabilities.  Graduates are prepared to provide effective, equitable, understandable, and respectful quality of assistive technology care and services that are responsive to diverse cultural health beliefs and practices, preferred languages, health literacy, and communication needs.


  • Undergraduate degree from a regionally accredited institution
  • GPA of 3.00 (scale is 4.00 = "A"), or the equivalent
  • Transcripts
  • 2 letters of recommendation
  • Personal statement or essay
  • Professional experience working with individuals with disabilities

Must be able to attend two workshops at the Flagstaff campus. Alternative arrangements may be approved by the program director for students completing the program outside of the state of Arizona.

School Accreditation Statement

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