Mar 02, · Spectrum teens graduating from high school have more educational options than ever before. We can help by assessing students’ college readiness, and finding the best-fit programs and supports. Below you will find an extensive list of “autism-friendly colleges,” including: Spectrum support programs in 4-year colleges. Apr 12, · Exceptional Minds is a Sherman Oaks, CA, nonprofit vocational center and animation studio for young adults with autism. Click here to learn more about their program. Aspiritech, a nonprofit based in Chicago has a program to train high-functioning people on the autism spectrum to test software for tech development companies.
Aug 20, · College Internship Program (CIP) is a comprehensive transition program for young adults with ASD and Asperger’s syndrome. The M-ploy job readiness program is specifically designed to introduce students to the work environment. Blue Paths to Success Location: Royal Oak, Mich. We have also developed and compiled a number of resources for young adults with autism to guide you on the journey into adulthood. Visit our Transition page. Join Our Networking Groups on LinkedIn. Autism Speaks hosts these networking groups on LinkedIn where interested parties can share information, learn from one another and grow your own.
CIP’s full-year postsecondary transition programs offer individualized college academic, social, career and life skills support for young adults on the Autism Spectrum, ADHD, and other Learning Differences.