Autism Certificate (12 credits)
This is a unique, 12-credit program leading to a Certificate in Autism. The Pennsylvania Department of Education does not currently have an endorsement in this area. This program is for certified teachers who are interested in learning and gaining additional experience in autism spectrum disorders. Master’s degree candidates interested in specializing in autism can apply these courses as electives to the program.
EDC 655 Dimensions of Autism
EDC 657 Systems Approach with Families and Educators
EDC 665 Communication Strategies for Teachers of ASD Children and Youth
EDC 667 Implementing the IEP in the Inclusive Classroom