Master of Education in Reading, Language & Literacy Education
Georgia State University

Program Details

The online Master of Education in Reading, Language and Literacy Education helps students improve skills in literacy processes and instruction for diverse populations.  Students can choose to concentrate in either Reading Instruction/Specialist or Teaching English as a Second Language.  The Reading Instruction/Specialist concentration prepares students to work as teachers of literacy with a focus on reading and provides instructional support to classroom teachers in grades PreK-12.  The Teaching English as a Second Language concentration provides advanced teacher preparation in ESOL for individuals interested in teaching English to speakers of other languages while addressing the needs of teachers who work with literacy learners from diverse cultures.

% Online

100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)

School Accreditation & Licensing

Georgia State University is accredited by:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

2.5 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s), Statement of Purpose/Intent, Resume/CV, Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Occupational License

Additional Info

  • Proof that you meet certification requirements in Georgia
  • Undergraduate degree in health and physical education with initial teaching certification in that subject


Restricted States

Kentucky, Massachusetts