Master of Arts in Education / Reading
Austin Peay State University

Program Details

The online Master of Arts in Education with a specialization in Reading program provides opportunities for students to enhance their knowledge base in reading.  This program satisfies the licensure for Reading Specialist upon three years or more of satisfactory classroom teaching experience or the equivalent.  Courses include Foundations of Reading and Literacy Development, Assessing Literacy Needs, Assisting Students with Literacy Needs, and Teaching Reading in the Secondary School.


  • Undergraduate GPA of 2.75 
  • Verification of teaching license
  • A bachelor’s degree
  • Other materials may be required

Special Accreditation

Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges