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Master of Education in Literacy / Reading Specialist

Program Details

The online Master of Education in Literacy with an emphasis in Reading Specialist program is designed for K-12 teachers seeking innovative and inspirational ways to help students learn, and love, reading, writing and the English language.  The curriculum offers the practical strategies and academic theories needed for teaching any type of literacy program, including the ability to use assessment tools to adapt and customize these teaching approaches.  Graduates exhibit an understanding and respect for the cultural linguistic, ethnic, and academic diversity of literacy learners, as well as knowledge of curriculum, methods, grouping, assessment, and diagnostic teaching for students with reading challenges.


  • Essay
  • Resume
  • Official Transcripts
  • A bachelors degree is required
  • Added teaching credentials may be required

Accreditation & Licensing

Higher Learning Commission

Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)