800 University WaySpartanburg, SC 293031-864-503-5000
The South Carolina Vision Education Partnership
USC Upstate- SCSDB
The University of South Carolina Upstate
The South Carolina School for the Deaf and the Blind
The Vision Education Partnership between the University of South Carolina Upstate and the South Carolina School for the Deaf and the Blind, designed to prepare teachers of children and youth who have blindness or visual impairment (VI), is the only VI program in the state.
Reasons for Earning a Master of Education in Special Education Vision Impairment
Click here to view professional development options for VI teachers. (PDF)*
Graduate Tuition and Fees
Early Childhood Education
English for Speakers of Other Languages
Visual Impairment Education
Tina Herzberg, Ph.D.
Director of Graduate Programs
School of Education
Ron Fulbright, Ph.D.
Department of Informatics
Mary Alice Hodge, Ph.D., CNL-C, RN
Director, Graduate Program
Mary Black School of Nursing
Office of Admissions
800 University Way
Spartanburg, SC 29303
Monday - Thursday
8:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
8:00 - 11:30 a.m.
The University of South Carolina Upstate is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award baccalaureate and masters degrees. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia, 30033 or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of USC Upstate. Comments or Complaints?