Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD) Certificate

For more information, contact:

Molly Kelly, Chief Departmental Advisor
(513) 529-1711 or (513) 529-6621
kellyem1@miamioh.edu

Miami University’s Department of Educational Psychology offers a valuable certificate with practical classroom applications for undergraduate students interested in in-depth knowledge of Autism Spectrum Disorder.

Students will develop a broad and updated knowledge base in current research & trends, methods for classroom instruction, understanding and developing approaches to social-emotional and communicative skills, and methods for behavior support & intervention. This non-sequential, 4-course online certificate program addresses the following topics:

  • Current research and trends
  • Methods for classroom instruction
  • Approaches to social-emotional & communicative skills
  • Methods for behavior support & intervention

Undergraduate Courses: (12 credits total)

EDP 479 – Autism: Introduction and Current Research
EDP 482 – Autism Spectrum Disorder: Best Practice in Teaching Strategies
EDP 484 –
 Autism Spectrum Disorder: Social and Communication Development
EDP 485 – Autism Spectrum Disorder: Positive Behavior Supports and Interventions

Courses may be taken in any order and are offered in all academic terms (fall, winter, spring and summer). Courses are taught entirely online.