Master of Education in Literacy
Coker University

Program Details

For teachers who want to improve their skills or find a new focus in education, Coker University provides a masters in Literacy online. Tailored to meet the needs of a working professional, coursework is offered in flexible six-week terms. As you progress through the degree, collaborate with a cohort of other educators and learn from faculty with expertise in the field. 

Coursework includes literacy instruction and assessment for diverse populations. A class in reading and writing equips you with strategies to improve learning outcomes. You can also add to your educator’s toolbox with studies in creative pedagogy; including tactics for read alouds, thematic teaching, storytelling and writing.

Completion of this program will set you up for a career in:

  • Classroom instruction
  • Curriculum development
  • Reading specialist
  • Administration


  • Requires educator licensure and at least one year of teaching experience (PK-12)
  • Bachelor's degree or higher
  • Minimum 3.0 GPA
  • Official transcripts
  • Personal statement
  • Resume
  • Recommendation(s)