Academic Catalog - 2018-2019

College of Social and Behavioral Sciences

Institute for Human Development

Assistive Technology, Graduate Certificate


Academic Information

This graduate certificate program gives you in-depth skills and practical competencies in delivering assistive technology services to people with disabilities. The certificate content is based on nationally recognized competency statements of various professional organizations.

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Academic Catalog - 2018-2019

College of Social and Behavioral Sciences

Institute for Human Development

Assistive Technology, Graduate Certificate


Careers

What Can I Do with a Certificate in Assistive Technology?

This graduate certificate program prepares students to provide assistive technology services to children and adults with disabilities. It provides knowledge and skill development for professionals across disability fields including education, speech-language pathology, occupational therapy, physical therapy, rehabilitation engineering, vocational counseling, psychology, social work and other professions related to the support of persons with disabilities. Students may take this program as a stand-alone program or in conjunction with a graduate degree program.

This program addresses the need for comprehensive training efforts in the field of assistive technology with the option for certification. Content is based on nationally recognized competency standards of professional organizations including the American Speech, Language and Hearing Association (ASHA), the Rehabilitation, Engineering and Assistive Technology Society of North America (RESNA), and the Council for Exceptional Children (CEC). Graduates of this program will be prepared academically to take the RESNA national credentialing examination, to provide assistive technology services, and to work with an interdisciplinary evaluation team.

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Academic Catalog - 2018-2019

College of Social and Behavioral Sciences

Institute for Human Development

Assistive Technology, Graduate Certificate


University Requirements

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Academic Catalog - 2018-2019

College of Social and Behavioral Sciences

Institute for Human Development

Assistive Technology, Graduate Certificate


Overview

In addition to University Requirements:

Please note that you may be able to use some courses to meet more than one requirement. Contact your advisor for details.

Minimum Units for Completion 15
Additional Admission Requirements Required
Fieldwork Experience/Internship Required
Some online/blended coursework Required

Student Learning Outcomes

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Academic Catalog - 2018-2019

College of Social and Behavioral Sciences

Institute for Human Development

Assistive Technology, Graduate Certificate


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Additional Admission Requirements
Certificate Requirements
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Academic Catalog - 2018-2019

College of Social and Behavioral Sciences

Institute for Human Development

Assistive Technology, Graduate Certificate


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