Master of Arts in Education / Reading
Augustana University

Program Details

The online Master of Arts in Education with a concentration in Reading program is offered to those who hold bachelor’s degrees with an emphasis in education and are eligible for licensure.  The curriculum focuses on teaching strategies, assessment, and instruction that facilitates deeper comprehension of fiction and nonfiction texts.  Courses include Literacy Assessment and Teacher Practice, Reading for Understanding: Comprehension Instruction K-12, and Teaching Reading in the Content Areas.


  • Official transcripts showing proof of a completed baccalaureate degree with a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or better
  • Be a licensed teacher and/or eligible for licensure
  • Two references
  • Essay

Special Accreditation

Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)

School Accreditation Statement

Higher Learning Commission