The NRTC is federally funded to provide a graduate certificate program for Vision Specialists in Vocational Rehabilitation. This program consists of four graduate courses designed to train rehabilitation professionals to be more effective in their work with people who are blind or have low vision.
Since 1991, students in the Vision Specialist Program have hailed from 37 states. Opportunities for employment in this professional area exist in many areas of the country, and the Vision Specialist Program prepares participants to meet the challenges of this rewarding career.
Rehabilitation professionals interested in attending the program can find more information by contacting Sylvia Perez at 662-325-2001 or firstname.lastname@example.org or through the Vision Specialist website at https://online.msstate.edu/vision/. Applications are accepted from June 1st through October 1st for the program that starts in early January.