University of Louisville

The Graduate School

Special Education

Address:

2301 S 3rd St

Louisville, KY 40292

United States

Phone:

1-502-852-6771

Fax:

1-502-852-0725

Program Information

Degree Offered:

M.Ed.Spec.Ed., D.Ed.;

Format: Campus

Program Description:

Orientation and Mobility (O and M) is training that teaches individuals with visual impairments, with or without other challenges, to move safely, efficiently, and independently in home, work, and community settings. Orientation and Mobility Specialists work with a wide range of individuals, from infants to the elderly, and may be school based or rehabilitation center based. This program is delivered online with the exception of one summer session which is offered at the Kentucky School for the Blind and provided hands on experience.

Accreditation:

Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools, Middle States Commission on Higher Education

Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Locale: Large City

Size & Settings: 20,000-39,999