Hadley School for the Blind

The mission of The Hadley School for the Blind is to promote independent living through lifelong, distance education programs for individuals who are blind or visually impaired, their families and blindness service providers. Visually impaired learners age 14 and up may enroll in the program free of charge.

Hadley School for the Blind Review

Tuition Cost: Both teens and adults
Student Type: Both teens and adults
Program Type: Self-paced
Offers Diploma: No. Diplomas are offered through Hadley's on-site school
Year Founded: 1920
Accredited: Yes
Accreditation: North Central Association (NCA), Distance Education & Training Council (DETC), Commission on International and Trans-Regional Accreditation (CITA)

About Hadley School for the Blind

Founded in 1920 by William Hadley and Dr. E.V.L. Brown, Hadley offers courses free of charge to its blind and visually impaired students and their families and affordable tuition courses to blindness professionals. Today, Hadley is the largest educator of people who are blind or visually impaired around the world, serving more than 10,000 students annually in all 50 states and 100 countries. Hadley is also the largest educator of braille. The school relies on contributions from individuals, foundations and corporations to fund its programs.

Hadley School for the Blind Accreditation

Hadley School for the Blind is accredited by the North Central Association (NCA), the Distance Education & Training Council (DETC) and the Distance Education & Training Council (DETC).

Hadley School for the Blind Programs

The online branch of Hadley School for the Blind offers Professional Studies courses, such as Abacus Use, Braille, Independence through Blindness, and Diabetes Management. Students can access these courses via their personal computers.

Hadley School for the Blind Admissions

Qualified applicants may submit an application for admission by mail, fax, or online. For more information on the school’s admission requirements, contact Hadley directly.

Contact Person: Charles Young
Toll-free Number: 800-323-4238
Phone: 847-446-8111
Fax: 847-446-0855
Email: info@hadley.edu
Website: hadley.edu

Hadley School for the Blind Tuition Cost

Hadley School for the Blind is free for visually impaired students over the age of 14.

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