Certificate in Assistive and Rehabilitative Technology (CART; online)

School of Public Health and Health Professions

Program Description

CART is designed to extend the assistive technology knowledge base and skills of those with backgrounds in OT, PT, SLP, special education, engineering, vocational rehabilitation, rehabilitation counseling, higher education and related disciplines in engineering. The goals of this program are to prepare graduates for entry-level practice in a mentored assistive technology-related clinic, and to provide fundamental knowledge in content areas comprising RESNA's Assistive Technology Professional (ATP) credentialing exam. 

Program Contact

James Lenker
515 Kimball Tower
Buffalo, NY 14214
Email: lenker@buffalo.edu
Phone: 716-829-6726
Fax: 716-829-3217

Instruction Method

  • Online (100 percent of the degree requirements can be fulfilled online)

Full/Part Time Options

  • Part Time

Credits Required

  • 12 Hours


  • 2 Years

Application Fee

  • $50

This program is officially registered with the New York State Education Department (SED).

Online programs/courses may require students to come to campus on occasion. Time-to-degree and number of credit hours may vary based on full/part time status, degree, track and/or certification option chosen. Time-to-degree is based on calendar year(s). Contact the department for details.