Graduate School of Education - George Mason University


School of Recreation, Health, and Tourism - George Mason University

The School of Recreation, Health, and Tourism (SRHT) offers exciting, career-ready majors in dynamic fields such as athletic training, tourism and events management, health and physical education, kinesiology, sport management, and recreation management. SRHT features renowned faculty, cutting-edge research, six laboratories and centers, and a diverse student body of more than 1,000 undergraduate and graduate students each year. Each major requires one or more internship or clinical experiences, ensuring that students graduate not just with a transcript but with a resume that demonstrates their professional aptitude and skills.

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

This 12-credit non-licensure certificate provides teacher training in topic areas required to implement instructional programs for students with autism. The certificate is appropriate for teachers and support personnel who provide instruction to students with autism in a variety of educational settings.

The graduate certificate in autism spectrum disorders is offered in an asynchronous online format and may only be pursued on a part-time basis.

Certificate Requirements Effective Fall 2017

Total: 15 credits

Certificate Requirements Effective Summer 2016 - Summer 2017

Total: 12 credits