Master of Arts in Education in Reading
University of Alabama at Birmingham

Program Details

University of Alabama at Birmingham offers an online Master of Education in Reading. The focus of the program is to provide strategies for becoming a more effective K-12 reading specialist. With knowledge of pedagogy, research, and best practices, graduates will be able to pursue their careers confidently or further pursue doctoral studies.


  • Most or all content delivered online with the potential of few on-campus meetings
  • Requires from 33-36 credits for completion
  • Bachelor's degree or higher from an accredited institution
  • Official transcripts from all colleges attended
  • MAT or GRE scores
  • Essay
  • Resume/CV
  • Three recommendations
  • Class B teaching certification through Alabama or an approved non-resident equivalent

Special Accreditation

Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges

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