Master of Science in Education / Literacy & Reading
California State University-Fullerton

Program Details

The online Master of Science in Education in Literacy and Reading program integrates contemporary reading concepts into practical pedagogical practice. The cohort format allows you to build a support network and create professional relationships that will outlast your time in the program. The curriculum covers courses such as literacy assessment, literacy curriculum design, and strategic interventions. Graduates will excel in areas of curriculum creation and linguistics while displaying a socio-cultural understanding within the teaching field.

Graduates go on to become: 

  • Reading coaches
  • District literacy specialists
  • Teacher trainers
  • Community college professors

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100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)

School Accreditation & Licensing

California State University-Fullerton is accredited by:

WASC Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

Occupational License, Official College Transcript(s)

Additional Info

  • California Single Subject or Multiple Subject teaching credential
  • Successful teaching experience at elementary, secondary or college levels, or other approved experience