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Master of Science in Education / Special Education, Blindness & Low Vision

Program Details

The online Master of Science in Education with a specialization in Special Education, Blindness & Low Vision prepares students for careers as resource teachers for blind or visually impaired students.  Courses include Principles of Orientation and Mobility, Services and Diversity in Blindness and Low Vision and Additional Disabilities, Braille Reading and Writing I, Methods of Teaching Students with Visual Impairments and Multiple Disabilities, and Impact of Contemporary Issues and Diversity in Special Education.

Requirements

  • Transcripts showing all previous course work
  • Letter of intent
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • GPA of 3.0 for the last 60 hours of undergraduate course work
  • Background check

Accreditation & Licensing

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission

Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation