Make a difference in the lives of your students.
Improve your understanding of autism spectrum disorder (ASD) and learn to implement your knowledge in the school, home, and community. In this program, you’ll study a curriculum that focuses on the roles and choices of family members, friends, allies, and advocates who support children with ASD. And you’ll study in a convenient, fully online environment with experienced faculty and engaged peers.
Through a curriculum that connects theory with practice, you’ll examine current issues related to ASD and develop strategies to support the unique needs of every student. Coursework includes topics like:
- Quality of life
- The criminal justice system
- Transition to adulthood
This program includes short field assignments that give you the hands-on experience you need for success. Studying the latest research means you’ll enter the classroom or workplace armed with the tools to make a difference.