Graduate Certificate in Autism Spectrum Disorders
Old Dominion University

Program Details

Old Dominion University offers the online Graduate Certificate in Autism Spectrum Disorders. This autism certification program is designed to prepare teachers and related service providers to effectively work with and provide support for students with autism spectrum disorder.

A certificate in Autism Spectrum Disorders can benefit your educational or treatment career in positions such as:

  • Special Education Teacher
  • Psycho-educational Diagnostician
  • Child Advocate
  • Child Study Team Member
  • Curriculum or Subject Area Supervisor
  • Educational or Occupational and Physical Therapist
  • Audiology and Speech Pathologist

Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in the area of special education (However, individuals who hold a valid teaching license in any educational field may be considered for admittance)
  • Official university transcripts
  • Current Virginia Collegiate Professional or Postgraduate Professional License
  • Passing score on the Praxis Core Academic Skills for Educators Tests (or VBOE-approve equivalent) or Virginia Collegiate/Postgraduate Professional Teaching License

Special Accreditation

Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges