LA County Sheriff Lee Baca launched his Education-Based Incarceration program earlier this year. Nick Ut/AP hide caption

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Lowell Austin, an autistic student at Marshall University in Huntington, W.Va., receives tutoring from Stephanie Hurly at the university's Autism Training Center, one of several college programs highlighted on the website College Autism Spectrum. Jeff Gentner/AP hide caption

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