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M.Sc. On Campus Online Blended

Vision Rehabilitation

24 months
Duration
925 USD/credit 18500 USD/year
925 USD/credit 18500 USD/year
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About

The College of Education and Rehabilitation offers a master of science degree program in Vision Rehabilitation Therapy (VRT) at Salus University.

Overview

Master of Science degree in Vision Rehabilitation Therapy require didactic coursework in addition to supervisory field practice and a full-time off-campus internship. All didactic course work must be completed prior to entry into the off-campus internship. Each student designs an Individualized Program of Studies (IPS) to ensure appropriate course sequencing and integration.

Career

The Vision Rehabilitation Therapy (VRT) program at Salus University prepares professionals with expertise in related fields (for example, occupational therapy, social work, gerontology, rehabilitation, special education in visual impairment, O&M, et cetera) to provide comprehensive vision rehabilitation therapy services (adaptive activities of daily living/independent living skills) to blind or visually impaired adults/older adults by providing the course work and supervised field experiences required for Vision Rehabilitation Therapist certification by the Academy for Certification of Vision Rehabilitation and Education Professionals (ACVREP).

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • 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
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

40 SCH

Delivered

On Campus, Blended, 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.

Student insurance

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  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Submit application through GradCAS
  • Application Fee: A non-refundable fee of $124.00 is required.
  • Transcripts:
  • Letters of Reference
  • Statement of Purpose
  • Job Resumé/Curriculum Vitae
  • License/Certificates
  • Background Clearances
  • English language proficiency

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    18500 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 925 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    18500 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 925 USD per credit during 24 months.

Living costs for Montgomeryville

1000 - 1500 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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