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Master of Education / Reading

Program Details

The online Master of Education with a specialization in Reading prepares students to gain certification as reading specialists.  This training also prepares students to diagnose and help children overcome reading disabilities and promote developmental and interventional reading practices in schools.  Courses include Literacy Interventions for Striving Readers, Comprehensive Literacy Curriculum: Design and Implementation, Foundations of Literacy: Theory and Instruction, and Literacy Instruction for the Content Area Professional.


  • Provide an official transcript verifying an earned baccalaureate degree from a regionally accredited institution of higher education
  • Minimum 3.0 overall GPA
  • Copy of valid teaching certificate or complete a program of study, leading to certification as an elementary or secondary school teacher prior to completion of the program

Accreditation & Licensing

Middle States Commission on Higher Education

Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)