Students who have completed a teacher preparation program that includes initial licensure can add this endorsement. The state issues endorsements in Elementary Blind or Visually Impaired and Secondary Blind or Visually Impaired. All major program preparations require coursework, and depending on your major program preparation, you may need an additional pedagogy PRAXIS exam. Please visit the SD Department of Education website for more information. Coursework offered at NSU to meet the requirements for this endorsement is listed below.