Master of Science in Education / Literacy
Missouri State University

Program Details

The online Master of Science in Education with a specialization in Literacy program provides knowledge in teaching reading.  The program prepares students to be competent teachers of reading from kindergarten through grade 12.  Graduates are qualified to teach Title I students, become literacy coaches, and supervise reading programs.  Courses may include Relationship of Language to Literacy and Intellectual Development, Content Area Literacy, Diversity Issues in Literacy and Content Area Instruction, and Techniques of Responsive Support in the Literacy Classroom.

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100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)

School Accreditation & Licensing

Missouri State University is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

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), Occupational License