Walsh University offers an online Master's degree in Education with a concentration in Reading Literacy. The program is designed for educators in the literacy and language arts field who are seeking to strengthen their abilities as a teacher. Coursework includes methods of developmental reading, phonics, reading assessment and intervention, and more.
Official transcript(s) from an accredited college or university of undergraduate (must be completed prior to beginning MAED coursework) and other graduate study
Recommendations by three unrelated persons qualified to appraise scholastic aptitude and personal and professional promise
Minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale on the baccalaureate transcript
Applicants with a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.99 or less may be considered for conditional admission once they have submitted their results from the Graduate Record Examination (GRE) or the Miller Analogies Test (MAT) in addition to all required admissions documents
Minimum scores for applicants required to take GRE (290) and MAT (396)
Individuals who hold a Master’s degree from an accredited college or university are not required to provide GRE or MAT results
Notarized Affidavit of Good Moral Character
Copy of Teaching License (If a licensed teacher)
Interview with the Director of Graduate Education Studies in the Division of Education
Evidence of proficiency in written English on writing sample
Accreditation & Licensing
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission
Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)
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