Visual Impairment Certification
Kutztown University of Pennsylvania

Program Details

The Visual Impairment Certification from KU requires completion of the Praxis II internship and visual impairment examination. While all the courses are online, certain skills, such as blindfold training, braille, and assessments, require an on-campus component.

The online special education courses require a specific order of completion. Students may start in the summer or the winter.

% Online

Mostly Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)

School Accreditation & Licensing

Kutztown University of Pennsylvania is accredited by:

Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s)

Additional Info

  • Requires 4-5 days of in-person meetings on campus
  • Meets the Pennsylvania Department of Education Educator Certification in Visual Impairment birth-21 online requirements