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Low Vision Rehabilitation

Salus University

M.Sc. Online
12 months
Duration
865 USD/credit
865 USD/credit
Unknown
Tuition fee
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Apply date
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Start date

About

This Low Vision Rehabilitation program at Salus University prepare professionals in rehabilitation, eye care, education and other related fields, to work more effectively in clinical rehabilitation and educational settings with people who have low vision.

Overview

Emphasis is placed on an interdisciplinary team approach to service delivery. Program participants represent disciplines such as rehabilitation counseling, vision rehabilitation therapy, special education, orientation and mobility, occupational therapy, social work, optometry and ophthalmology. This program is available online with a three (3) week summer residency program and an internship.

Both the Master of Science (MS) degree and the certificate program require didactic course work. Methods, research and foundation courses related to the eye and low vision must be taken in a prescribed manner. 

The Low Vision Rehabilitation program at Salus University may be taken part-time or full-time. All didactic coursework must be completed prior to entry into the off-campus internship. Students, working with a faculty advisor, develop an individualized Program of Studies to ensure appropriate course sequencing and integration.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Foundations of Education & Rehabilitation
  • Clinical & Functional Implications of Visual Impairment
  • Psychological & Social Dynamics of Visual Impairment
  • Critical Analysis of Research
  • Visual Impairment from Brain Injury

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

36 alternative credits

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Application Fee: A non-refundable fee of $124.00 is required.
  • All applicants are responsible for having official transcripts for every college or university attended sent directly to GradCAS centralized application service, regardless of whether a degree has been received from that particular institution or not.
  • Job Resumé/Curriculum Vitae
  • Statement of Purpose 
  • Applicants may submit a copy of any certificate or license held as it pertains to their current profession through the GradCAS application portal.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    865 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 865 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    865 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 865 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!

Our partners

Low Vision Rehabilitation
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