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PSE Application


*Have a documented diagnosis of Autism or intellectual/developmental disability

*Be between the ages 18 and 26 years of age.  (Applicants over 26 years of age will be screened and a needs assessment will be completed.  Applicants will be considered for the program if our PSE staff deems post-secondary education is the best fit for the individual.)

*Score fourth grade level or above on reading scores on Test of Adult Basic Education (TABE).

*Demonstrate a strong interest or desire to pursue post-secondary education to expand career and life opportunities.

*Have completed high school with a modified/standard diploma, or a certificate of program completion/achievement.

*Be able to commit to a two-year college certificate program and meet the requirements of the program.

*Have experience in attending and participating in classes for up to 60-90 minutes at a time.

*Be able to navigate college campus independently and manage own self-care.

*Be able and willing to learn and participate in inclusive classroom and work settings.

*Be able to follow the Baton Rouge Community College Student Standard of Conduct.

*Must provide the most recent copy of IEP/IPE from the last school attended or current agency/organization.