Graduate Certificate in Autism Spectrum Disorder
University of South Florida-Main Campus

Program Details

University of South Florida – Main Campus offers an online Graduate Certificate program in Autism Spectrum Disorder. Students of this program will understand the field of autism on a whole different level, and learn effective techniques for teaching and working with those on the spectrum. The coursework teaches on the use of assistive technology and positive behavior support mostly.


  • Must hold an earned bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited institution
  • A minimum 3.0 GPA
  • Have approximately 30 credit hours of coursework in education or a related field (speech-language pathology, physical therapy, occupational therapy that deals with students with severe/profound disabilities)
  • Preference will be given to professional practitioners who have minimum one-year experience working with students with Autism Spectrum Disorder

Special Accreditation

Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges