A CIP student who chooses to attend a local college or university will receive comprehensive academic supports while working toward a certificate or degree. Our academic staff understand the unique strengths and challenges that individuals on the autism spectrum and with learning differences can possess.
CIP’s academic staff provides valuable guidance and support assisting each student to identify a field of study that is both challenging and obtainable.
College Academic Support
Tutoring & Study Halls
Individual tutoring sessions are scheduled throughout the week and are designed to improve academic skill levels. During these sessions, CIP students also receive valuable assistance and training with time management, organization and study skills. Students taking college courses can also benefit from regularly scheduled supervised group study halls.
Liaison with College Faculty
CIP academic staff members work with a variety of local colleges, universities and vocational programs in order to assist students with self-advocacy and self-disclosure. Our staff can recommend specific classes and professors that will meet each student’s unique needs.
Assistance with Enrollment & Accommodations
Academic advisors have cultivated relationships with college disabilities departments and help students navigate the process of enrolling in classes, acquiring their accommodations, and utilization of services.
College & University Options
Students enrolled in one of the College Internship Program’s multiple locations can enroll at any of the following college academic institutions receiving CIP’s comprehensive supports for young adults 18-26 with Asperger’s, Autism, ADHD and other Learning Differences.
CIP Berkshire, MA
- Berkshire Community College
- Elms College
- Learn more about CIP Berkshire
CIP Bloomington, IN
- Ivy Tech Community College
- Indiana University Bloomington
- Learn more about CIP Bloomington
CIP Long Beach, CA
- Long Beach City College
- Cal State Long Beach
- Learn more about CIP Long Beach
CIP Brevard, FL
- Brevard Community College
- Florida Institute of Technology
- University of Central Florida, North Melbourne
- Keiser University
- Warner Southern College
- Barry University
- Columbia College
- Everest University / Florida Metropolitan University
- Webster University
- Embry Riddle Aeronautical University
- Learn more about CIP Brevard
CIP Berkeley, CA
- Berkeley City College
- Merritt College
- College of Alameda
- Laney College
- Cal State East Bay
- UC Berkeley
- Learn more about CIP Berkeley