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Master of Education in Teaching / Literacy & Reading

Program Details

University of South Carolina - Columbia offers an online Master of Education degree in Teaching. The curriculum is designed to meet the needs of individuals seeking career advancement in teaching. The Literacy & Reading concentration provides research-based practices that meet the needs of PreK-12 teachers, especially those seeking endorsement in the state of South Carolina.


  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited institution
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • Current resume or vita
  • Letter of intent
  • Three years of experience in an education setting OR 3.0 GPA or higher in last degree earned OR top 50th percentile score on the GRE Verbal and GRE Quantitative OR top 50th percentile score on the MAT scores

Accreditation & Licensing

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges

Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)