Master of Arts in Literacy Instruction for Urban Environments
Loyola Marymount University

Program Details

The online MA in Literacy Instruction for Urban Environments degree program from Loyola Marymount University is grounded in best practices for teaching reading to diverse populations in urban settings, including teaching with technology, and is designed for the realities of today's classrooms. Courses cover topics such as:

  • Assessing the Reading Performance of Struggling Readers
  • Detection & Diagnosis of Literacy Difficulties
  • Literacy Curriculum Design & Implementation
  • Evidence-Based Strategies in Reading for Emergent Bilingual Learners

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Program Accreditation & Licensing

Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)

School Accreditation & Licensing

Loyola Marymount University is accredited by:

WASC Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s), Statement of Purpose/Intent, Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Interview