Graduate Programs

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Our graduate programs provide training primarily for teachers continuing their education to become literacy leaders in their districts. We offer a Master of Arts (MA) and a Master of Education (MEd) in Reading Education as well as a doctorate in Reading Education. You can also earn certification as an all-level reading specialist or as a master reading teacher upon completion of our graduate programs.

Students in our graduate program benefit from: 

  • Blended online and hybrid classes
  • Membership opportunities to Alpha Upsilon Alpha and the International Reading Association
  • Options for post-master’s reading specialist certificates
  • Access to Reading Recovery Teacher Training programs

We prepare graduates for careers as administrators or advising administrators, curriculum directors and positions in higher education.