Master of Education / Literacy
Central Washington University

Program Details

The online Master of Education in Literacy program is designed to educate reading professionals with an in-depth knowledge of reading theories, processes, strategies, curriculum, and research.  Students also use this knowledge to plan appropriate reading programs and curricula for a variety of contexts, and to communicate information to a wide variety of audiences. 

Courses include:

  • Issues and Trends in Literacy Research
  • Literacy Curriculum: Design and Delivery
  • Program Organization: Literacy Coaching and Leadership
  • Assessing Literacy
  • Personalizing Literacy Instruction


  • Undergraduate degree from an accredited university or equivalent institution abroad
  • Statement of Purpose
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • Official transcripts
  • Resume
  • Valid teaching certificate/license

School Accreditation Statement

Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities

Geographic Restrictions

Central Washington University is not authorized to deliver online courses and online programs to students residing in Alabama, Arkansas, Iowa, Kansas, Maryland, Minnesota, and Missouri.