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Master of Science in Education in Reading

Program Details

ASU offers the online MSED in Reading. This program is designed to offer educators and educators-in-training a planned program of study that focuses on the skills and techniques of teaching reading. It includes the diagnosis and remediation of reading problems. This program provides close interaction with experienced, graduate reading faculty and practice with K-12 diagnostic assessments, interventions and methods, to prepare you for literacy leadership within your school and district.

Sample of Program Courses:
Emergent Literacy Birth through Primary Years
Perspectives on Professionalism in Education
Theory and Practice in Teaching Reading
Principals of Literacy Cognition
Adolescent Literacy

Requirements

  • Baccalaureate degree with a cumulative GPA of at least a 3.0 (4.0 scale) or 3.25 on the last 60 hours from an accredited institution
  • Official transcript(s)
  • A valid teaching certificate
  • No record as a felon or sex offender

Accreditation & Licensing

Higher Learning Commission

Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)

Restrictions

  • Not authorized for residents of Iowa and Illinois.