Master of Education in Reading
University of Arkansas at Little Rock

Program Details

University of Arkansas at Little Rock offers an online Master of Education in Reading. With a reading degree, students can become highly educated on different areas of reading skill and develops strategies for working with children on different levels of reading. Students can pursue 3 different pathways with this degree; a standard degree, reading specialist, or reading specialist and dyslexia therapist degree combination.


  • A valid teaching license 
  • Hold a bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited institution with a cumulative GPA of at least 2.75 (or at least 3.0 for the last 60 hours of undergraduate course work), or at least a 3.0 GPA in 12 or more hours of graduate course work
  • Official transcripts from all previously attended colleges and universities
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • Recommendation and interview with Reading Program Faculty

Special Accreditation

Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)

School Accreditation Statement

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission