Black Hills State University

1200 University St, Spearfish, SD 57799-9500

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Black Hills State University offers a Master’s of Education in Reading. This program emphasizes professional practice in the field of reading and addresses all International Reading Association standards for reading specialists and literacy coaches. A reading specialist collaboratively supports exemplary classroom teaching in literacy, assesses reading strengths and needs of students and communicates the information to fellow teachers, and serves as a resource to stakeholders. This program is offered entirely online and meets South Dakota's standards to prepare reading specialists.

This program focuses on comprehensive clinical components. These components encourage closer collaboration with partner school districts and facilitates additional application of student learning. As part of this program, students will be prepared to address the literacy needs of elementary, middle, and high school populations, as well as for leadership roles. Students are required to take 35 credit hours in order to complete this degree.

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    North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission

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