Sending your child off to college is a daunting task for most parents. If you have a kid on the autism spectrum, you may have even more concerns about his or her ability to handle the academic, self-advocacy, and life skills challenges that college presents.
Fortunately, increasing numbers of colleges have programs in place for students on the spectrum. Here are some schools that offer especially comprehensive services:
Rochester Institute of Technology
University of Tennessee, Chattanooga
University of Connecticut
Nova Southeastern University
Western Kentucky University
University of Alabama
Eastern Michigan University
Carnegie Mellon University
University of West Florida
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