Jul 23, 2024  
2019-20 Graduate Catalog 
2019-20 Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Reading Education, M.Ed.

About the Program

The Master of Education in Reading with certification in Reading Specialist K-12 is designed for professionals in education or related fields to:

  • Increase understanding of reading processes and their connections to writing processes and learning across the curriculum.
  • Develop a complex understanding of the social, cultural, psychological and political dimensions of literacy policies and practices for diverse learners, schools and communities.
  • Increase knowledge of literacy research, theory, and practice in ways that can provide leadership in local schools and school districts.
  • Obtain certification as a reading specialist.

Requirements (minimum 30 credits)

Foundation Courses (6 credits)

Chosen in consultation with the adviser.

Electives (3 credits)

Chosen in consultation with the adviser.

Culminating Activity (3 credits)

Note: Permission to enroll in ED 595 must be obtained from the program Coordinator one semester prior to the student’s registration for the course.