College of Education and Rehabilitation

Department of Blindness and Low Vision Programs

Low Vision Rehabilitation (LVR) Programs

Master of Science Degree and Certificate Courses

Salus University is in the process of updating its curriculum and course description pages to reflect the College of Education and Rehabilitation's recent curriculum revision.  While the site is under construction, please contact cer@salus.edu for the latest updates.

Summer Courses
Course # Course Title Credits Course Delivery Certificate Masters
500 Foundations of Education and Rehabilitation 1.5 Distance Education Yes Yes
505 LV Assessment & Intervention 3 (Prerequisite 503) 2 On Campus Yes Yes
506 LV Assessment & Intervention 4 (Prerequisite 504) 2 On Campus Yes Yes
513 Independent Living Skills for Low Vision Professionals 1 Blended Yes Yes
515 O&M for Low Vision Professionals 1 Blended Yes Yes
520 LV Technology & Practice (Prerequisites 703 & 704) 2 Blended Yes Yes
Fall Courses
Course # Course Title Credits Course Delivery Certificate Masters
501 Visual Impairment and Functional Implications  3 Distance Education Yes Yes
502 Assessment 1 Distance Education Yes Yes
503 Low Vision Assessment & Intervention 1 2 Distance Education Yes Yes
510 Critical Analysis of Research 2 Distance Education No Yes
521 Managing and Funding Low Vision Services 1 2 Blended
Even Years
No Yes
Spring Courses
Course # Course Title Credits Course Delivery Certificate Masters
504 Low Vision Assessment & Intervention 2 3 Distance Education Yes Yes
507 Psychological and Social Dynamics of Visual Impairment 1.5 Blended Yes Yes
508 Teamwork and Collaboration 0.5 Distance Education Yes Yes
509 Visual Impairment and Additional Disabilities 2 Blended Yes Yes
511 Functional Applications of Research 2 Blended No Yes
512 Human Development Across the Lifespan 2 Distance Education Yes Yes
522 Managing and Funding Low Vision Services 2 2 Distance Education
Odd Years
No Yes
After Completion of Required Courses
Course # Course Title Credits Course Delivery Certificate Masters
620 LVR Fieldwork 2 TBD Yes Yes
621 LVR Internship 6 TBD Yes Yes
622 LVR Independent Study 2 TBD Yes Yes
623 MSLVR Comprehensive Examination 1 TBD No Yes

Total Program Credits

  • Certificate Programs - 34.5
  • Masters - 43.5