BVI-MSED - Blind and Visually Impaired

Overview

Plan Code

BVI-MSED

Career

Graduate

Degree Designation

MSED - Master of Science in Education

HEGIS Code

0814.00

NYSED Program Code

25639 - BVI-MSED

CIP Code

13.1009

Description

The School of Education offers graduate programs that prepare students to become teachers of the Blind and Visually Impaired. Graduates of the Blind and Visually Impaired program will be prepared to teach learners who are blind or visually impaired in diverse PreK-12 settings including residential schools for the blind, classroom programs and itinerant teaching settings in public and private schools. 

The master’s degree in Blind and Visually Impaired offers two programs. Program 1 (Academic Plan: BVI-MSED) is for those who do not hold NYS certification and leads to dual certification in childhood education and blind and visually impaired. Program 2 (Academic Plan: TCHBL-MSED) is for those who hold NYS certification and leads to single certification in blind and visually impaired.

Requirements