College Internship Program

Visual & Performing Arts

Good Purpose Gallery and Spectrum Playhouse are professional venues that exist to offer students real-life training, experience, and integration with the community. Both venues host professional artists and events on a regular basis throughout the year, including student events such as plays, performances, art exhibits, and more.


CIP students interact with and receive instruction from professionals working in the field. Each CIP location provides a variety of unique opportunities for students to express themselves artistically.


CIP is one of the most comprehensive programs in the world:


  • Founded in 1984 to help young people with Asperger’s, ADHD and other Learning Differences make successful transitions from adolescence to young adulthood
  • Full year and summer programs located in Massachusetts, Florida, Indiana, and California
  • Comprehensive curriculum developed specifically for students with Autism, ADHD, and other Learning Differences
  • CIP focuses on real-life skills in areas of social thinking, executive functioning, sensory processing and wellness


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