Master of Education in Reading Education
The University of West Florida

Program Details

The University of West Florida offers an online Master of Education in Reading Education. Students learn best practices relating to reading and literacy standards and practices. The online curriculum teaches related to the International Reading Association standards.


  • Bachelor's degree from an institution that is fully accredited by a regional or national accrediting agency recognized by the United States Department of Education or a comparable degree from an international institution
  • Hold or be seeking current professional teaching certification
  • Be in good standing at all previous institutions of higher learning
  • Earned a GPA of at least 3.0 on bachelor's degree 
  • Current (within five years) official GRE or MAT scores
  • Letter of intent
  • Two professional references
  • Demonstrate proficiency in ESOL via completion of an ESOL survey course or district in-service points
  • Demonstrate proficiency of the Additional Elements of the Florida Uniform Core Curriculum (UCC)

Special Accreditation

Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges

Geographic Restrictions

May not be available in all states. Non-residents can submit a request for more information.