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Boston College

Department of Teacher Education/Special Education

Lynch School of Education

140 Commonwealth Avenue
Campion Hall, 211
Chestnut Hill, MA 02167

Deafblind Contact:  Dr. Susan Bruce, Associate Professor
Phone:  617-552-4239
Email:  and

Deafblind Contact:  Patricia Mason
Phone:  617-552-8431

  • Deafblind
  • Multiply impaired
  • Graduate – Certification/licensure only
  • Graduate – Master’s level*
  • Summer
  • Academic year


Note: This program has been reviewed and approved by NCATE.
*Financial support is available through traineeships, scholarships, or other financial.

University of Massachusetts-Boston

School for Global Inclusion and Social Development
100 Morrissey Blvd.
Boston, MA 02125

Vision Studies Contact:  Laura Bozeman, Ph. D, COMS, CLVT, Assoc. Professor, Director of Vision Studies
Phone:  617-287-4385

TVI Contact:  Tammy Reisman, TVI Program Coordinator
Phone:  617-287-7595

O&M Contact:  Paula Kosior, O&M Program Coordinator
Phone:  617-287-7584

VRT Contact:  Dan Norris, VRT Program Coordinator


  • Teacher of students with Visual Impairment
  • Orientation and Mobility
  • Vision Rehabilitation therapy
  • Graduate – Certificate (O&M, VRT)*
  • Graduate – Master’s level* (M. Ed. Vision Studies)
  • Academic year
  • Summer
  • Distance learning via Blackboard Learn


Note: Scholarship funds are dependent on grant funding.