Graduate Certificate in Assistive & Rehabilitation Technology
Increase participation and learning outcomes for students with disabilities through use of assistive technology and devices. In this online program, you will gain foundational knowledge on a wide range of assistive technology and devices that can improve learning outcomes and enhance communication for individuals with learning disabilities and/or physical disabilities.
At a Glance
Credits and Tuition Cost (2023-2024)
Graduate Certificate in Assistive & Rehabilitation Technology overview
What You'll Learn
Designed for the working professional, this graduate certificate covers the major areas of Assistive Technology Devices, Assistive Technology Assessment, and Coordination of Assistive Technology Services. As a graduate of this program, you will be able to:
- Identify effective assistive technology devices to address a wide variety of situations, including devices that create access in the classroom and devices that assist in activities of daily living.
- Teach individuals how to use devices to maximize their participation in the classroom and other situations.
- Evaluate the use of assistive technology in classrooms and schools.
As a student in this program, you have the opportunity to specialize in assistive technologies for children or adults. Additionally, you may choose to complete a practicum at a location of your choosing.
How to Apply
Admission to the program requires an undergraduate degree from an accredited college or university in special education, rehabilitation counseling, or related area. Coursework may be used to support a special education endorsement and/or a rank change.
Licensure & Authorization
Where you live matters when completing distance education activities. If you will live outside of Kentucky while completing your program, please check the Distance Learning Authorization & Licensure page to confirm that the program can be offered in your state or country, and if relevant, that it meets professional licensure requirements in your state. Please note: Admission and enrollment in a fully-online program can NOT lead to the issuance of a J-1 or F-1 student visa.AUTHORIZATION & LICENSURE INFO
Once you become a student, you will have access to a wide variety of academic support services to maximize your success. These services are available completely online to meet the needs of our online students.