A degree program for those who want to work in a professional setting assisting adult populations who are blind/visually impaired integrate compensatory skills and assistive technology that will enable them to live safe, productive, and independent lives.
Specific areas of instruction taught by Vision Rehabilitation Therapists include:
Official transcripts from all undergraduate and graduate institutions attended
A 3.0 undergraduate GPA is required
Three Letters of Recommendation
You will be required to pass the Massachusetts Test for Educator Licensure (MTEL) Communication and Literacy exam for admission
Statement of Interest and Intent
Personal Interview with Faculty Member
Accreditation & Licensing
New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Commission on Institutions of Higher Education
The University of Massachusetts Boston is currently not accepting students for online study who reside in Alabama, Arkansas, Maryland, or Minnesota, due to regulations in those states. Please contact your state's Board of Education for details.
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