Minor in Autism

Minor in Autism

An online minor in Autism from Liberty University allows students seeking a Bachelor of Science in Special Education — Interdisciplinary Studies to earn the Virginia Autism Certificate, which is recognized by the Virginia Department of Education. With a growing need for special education teachers who understand autism and its challenges, educational organizations are seeking students with an awareness of the learning styles and behavior problems of autistic students. 

Course Requirements (18 hours)

EDSP 360 – Learning and Behavior Problems
EDSP 367 – Introduction to Autism Spectrum Disorders 
EDSP 377 – Autism: Educational and Theoretical Approaches
EDSP ___ – Elective
EDUC 298 – Education Practicum or EDUC 390 Teaching Practicum
PSYC 345 – Exceptional Child