Master of Education in Curriculum & Instruction / Reading & Literacy
Louisiana State University-Shreveport

Program Details

The online Master of Education in Curriculum and Instruction with a concentration in Reading and Literacy program uses engaging course content as students study the most current theories, models, and approaches used to teach reading.  Students learn how to assess reading ability, apply reading techniques in the classroom, and create reading programs tailored to the needs of individual readers, as well as groups. Courses go beyond the traditional training in assessment and instruction and include administration and leadership.

Requirements

  • At least one year of professional work experience as verified by a professional résumé
  • A valid teaching certificate OR a letter of recommendation/support from current principal or supervisor
  • Graduate degree from an accredited university OR
  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited university, with a minimum 2.75 overall GPA or minimum 2.75 GPA in last 60 semester hours of courses, OR
  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited university, with a minimum 2.5 overall GPA or minimum 2.5 GPA in last 60 semester hours of courses, AND a minimum GRE score of 286 combined verbal and quantitative scores or 281 with a 3.5 in writing

Special Accreditation

Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges