Applicants applying to the Virginia Consortium for Teacher Preparation in Visual Impairments must have:
- A bachelor's degree in education or a related field such as rehabilitation counseling, sociology, or psychology. Although not required, experience in special education is preferred. Candidates without educational background in any of these fields may be accepted at the discretion of the admitting liaison.
- GPA scores as required by your participating university. Note: exceptions can made at the discretion of the admitting liaison for each university. Refer to: GMU, JMU, NSU, Radford, ODU
- Met test requirements for the Praxis I, SAT or ACT score requirements as outlined by your participating university.