The Department of Special Education

FAU Academy for Community Inclusion (ACI)

Our Mission:

The mission of the Florida Atlantic University Academy for Community Inclusion is to increase overall independence in employment, self-determination, and community experiences for individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities.

The FAU Academy for Community Inclusion is a college program for high school graduates who have been diagnosed with intellectual and developmental disabilities. The program allows ֱ to earn certificates in supported employment, supported community access, and supported community living. These certificates are offered in an inclusive college environment on the both the Boca Raton and Jupiter campuses of FAU. The program allows ֱ to participate in college activities, clubs, events, and organizations that are available to all FAU ֱ.

WE THANK DONORS FOR THEIR CONTINUING SUPPORT

The Taft Foundation Dr. Michael Brady Florida Center for Students with Unique Abilities Elinor Beidler Siklossy Foundation
This website was developed by the Academy for Community Inclusion at Florida Atlantic University with support from The Taft Foundation.