Autism Spectrum Disorders
About the Program
MBU | Master’s | Online – Mary Baldwin University is pleased to offer the Comprehensive Certificate in Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD) as part of a Master of Education degree. This 33-credit hour program provides students with a broad understanding of educational leadership, research design, instructional technology, as well as in depth exploration educational, community, and home-based interventions for autism. This degree is appropriate for teachers, instructional assistants, and others who may work professionally in a variety of settings with individuals who have developmental disabilities. Students who complete this program earn both the MEd degree and the Comprehensive Certificate in ASD.
- Special education teacher
- School therapist
- Student aide
- Behavior therapist
Cost & Financial Aid
We know the path to higher education can be daunting, which is why we’re here to help.
As a student of the Roanoke Higher Education Center, you will have access to:
- Library collections and services
- Computer lab with printer/copier
- Student lounge with high-speed wireless Internet
- Cafe serving breakfast, lunch, and dinner
- Free parking with a student parking pass
How to Apply
Apply online for the Master of Education.
Deadlines for applications are as follows:
Fall – July 31
Spring – November 15
Summer – April 15
Applications will require:
- Official transcripts of all post-secondary work
- Two letters of reference from professional
- A goal statement essay
- Praxis Core Scores
Prospective students are encouraged to meet with an education adviser in the most convenient regional location to review admission requirements and determine the best plan of study.