Graduate Certificate in Autism Spectrum Disorder
University of Arizona

Program Details

Become a more competent educator through the online Autism Spectrum Disorder Graduate Certificate from the University of Arizona.  This advanced program is designed for working professionals in need of flexible scheduling as well as high levels of knowledge and skill.  Online nursing degree program studies focusing on this rapidly expanding career path include but are not limited to:

  • Behavioral care planning
  • Advocacy for ASD
  • Screening and assessment

You will expand your skills in diagnosis as well as case management through clinical experiences working with families through the beginning of their ASD journeys.  Upon completion of this online nursing program, you are prepared as a practicing clinician for roles in pediatric clinics, developmental settings and specialty clinics.  Enter the world of advocacy and evaluation of Autism Spectrum Disorder, and become an essential member of today’s healthcare marketplace through the University of Arizona online.

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100% Online

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Master Degree

Recommended GPA

3.5 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

Occupational License, Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s)

Additional Info

  • Must have a master of science or higher degree focusing on Advanced Practice Registered Nursing certification
  • Must have unrestricted US RN licensure and current APRN certification
  • Requires at least two years of current and continuous fulltime work as an APRN in a specialized setting