Salus University

Salus University

Education of the Visually Handicapped

Address:

8360 Old York Road

Elkins Park, PA 19027

United States

Phone:

1-215-780-1300

Program Information

Degree Offered:

Certificate Program, M.Ed. - Education of the Visually Handicapped

Format: Campus

Program Description:

Salus University College of Education and Rehabilitation offers a Master of Education degree program and a certificate program for Teachers of Children with Visual and Multiple Disabilities. These competency-based programs offer coursework and practical experiences that develop the necessary knowledge and skills required for the instruction of infants, children, and youth who are totally blind or visually impaired and those with multiple disabilities. Students successfully completing the curriculum are prepared for certification by the state credentialing body in Pennsylvania. The master's degree program offers students the possibility of reciprocity of certification in other states. Both programs are offered for part and full-time study, with coursework primarily online during the fall and spring semesters, and a ten week summer residency at Salus University for two summers.

Accreditation:

New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Commission on Institutions of Higher Education

Facts & Figures

Classification: Specialized Institution—Other separate health profession school

Locale: Large Suburb

Size & Settings: 1,000-2,999