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Autism Spectrum Intervention Specialist (Post Bachelor's) PDFDownload to print

College
College of Education, Health and Human Services
Department
School of Lifespan Development and Educational Sciences

405 White Hall
Tel: 330-672-2294
E-mail: oss@kent.edu
Web: www.ehhs.kent.edu/ldes


Post Bachelor's (C622): The Autism Spectrum Intervention Specialist certificate provides the skills required to understand the various theoretical conceptualizations of Autism Spectrum Disorder, develop evidence-based lifespan intervention programs, collaborate successfully as a member of intervention teams, support individuals with autism being served within general education contexts, and effectively address the needs of families. The certificate's interdisciplinary curriculum includes didactic and applied learning experiences under the direction of recognized scholars in Autism Spectrum Disorder. Applicants must meet admissions criteria and hold a baccalaureate in special education, speech pathology, psychology or other educational, health and human services fields.


CERTIFICATE REQUIREMENTS (21 credits)
Course Title Credits
SPA 6/74309 ASD: Theory and Diagnosis*
3
  6/74310 ASD: Life Span Interventions** 3
  6/74500 Language Science
3
SPED 53030 Applied Behavior Analysis I
3
Choose one of the following: 3
SPED 6/73030 Pharmacological Intervention in SPED (3)


63959 Medical Aspects of Lifespan Disabilities (3)

Choose one of the following: 3
SPED 63954 Practical Applications Five to Eight (3)  
SPSY 67973 Consultation in the Helping Professions (3)  
Choose from the following: 3
SPA 64096 Individual Investigation: SPA (1-3)  
  64098 Research in SPA (1-3)  
  64199 Thesis I (2-3)  
SPED 53031 Applied Behavior Analysis II (3)  
  63995
Special Topics in Special Education: ASISC Capstone (3)
 
TOTAL 21

* This course is crosslisted with SPED 64309
** This course is crosslisted with SPED 64310

 

Gainful Employment Disclosure
CIP code:
13.1013
CIP title:
Education/Teaching of Individuals with Autism
AY 11 completers:
5
AY 11 on-time completers:
0
AY 11 on-time completion rate:
0%
Median Stafford loans: not applicable; contact the Office of Student Financial Aid for more information
Median other loans: not applicable; contact the Office of Student Financial Aid for more information
Award title: not applicable; contact the Office of Student Financial Aid for more information
Total cost per credit hours:
$452
Total costs for credit hours:
$9,942
Book and supplies cost per credit hours:
$134
Total books and supplies costs:
$1,380
Term: Fall 2012 and Spring 2013
Length: 30 Weeks
Fees per term:
Varies
Room and board per term:
$4,480
Other supply or miscellaneous costs:
N/A
SOC code:
25-2041.00
SOC title:
Special Education Teachers, Preschool, Kindergarten, and Elementary School
ONET link:
http://www.onetonline.org/link/summary/25-2041.00
Respondent placement rate:
100%