An Overview of Autism Spectrum Disorders (Grad Certificate)

The most innovative and effective educators stretch. They're relentless. They suspect that there's always a better way---and they find it. Those who attend graduate programs at ASU's Mary Lou Fulton Teachers College receive best-in-class preparation that allows them to harness and create knowledge, mobilize people and take action to improve education. Our master's degree and doctoral programs prepare graduates to thrive in their careers and take leadership positions in advancing the world's most important profession.

The graduate certificate program in an overview of autism spectrum disorders is ideal for educators, interventionists, paraprofessionals, psychologists, pathologists, behavior analysts or family members who want to enhance their preparation for working with children and adults affected with autism spectrum disorder.

The online program can benefit those interested in the fields of teaching, counseling, social work, speech pathology, various fields of therapy and program management in any area that provides services to individuals on the autism spectrum.

Students can complete the graduate certificate within a two-year period while concurrently pursuing a graduate degree or as a stand-alone certificate. Students interested in sitting for the national Board Certified Behavior Analyst exam should apply for the MEd in curriculum and instruction applied behavior analysis concentration or the applied behavior analysis graduate certificate, depending on interest and need.

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An Overview of Autism Spectrum Disorders (Grad Certificate)


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