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Master of Arts in Education / Reading & Language Arts

Program Details

The online Master of Arts in Education with a concentration in Reading and Language Arts program is designed for students seeking to enhance their understanding of critical reading and language applications in an educational environment.  The curriculum teaches students how to make connections between literacy theory and pedagogy while they learn how to coach and mentor other teachers in the field of literacy and reading.  Graduates know how to be professionals in the field of reading literacy.


  • Transcripts
  • Minimum GPA of 2.75 in the last 60 semester (90 quarter) units attempted
  • Statement of purpose
  • Three letters of recommendation

Accreditation & Licensing

WASC Senior College and University Commission


Fresno State may not accept applications from students who are seeking to complete an online degree or certificate program while residing in Alabama, Arkansas, or Minnesota.