Master of Arts in Education in Literacy Education
Western Kentucky University

Program Details

The online MAEd in Literacy Education degree program from Western Kentucky University is designed to upgrade literacy instruction at all grade levels and is open to teachers in regular classrooms, special education classrooms, special reading classes, basic adult education classes, and community college reading instructors. Courses cover a range of related topics, such as:

  • Reading Intervention
  • Literacy Learning & Cultural Differences
  • Psychology of Learning
  • Curriculum Design

Additionally, there are thesis and non-thesis options available. 

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100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)

School Accreditation & Licensing

Western Kentucky University is accredited by:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s), Additional Materials May Be Requested, Occupational License

Additional Info

  • GRE scores OR submission of professional portfolio including introductory letter, two letters of recommendation, three work samples