MAEd in Literacy
*The next cohort starts Fall 2021!
Students will complete the program as part of a cohort and take classes in a planned sequence per semester (fall, spring and summer). Enrolling in the courses as a cohort and during the designated semesters is required of students admitted to the program.
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Become a Reading Specialist! Follow your passion for teaching reading & literacy with the Master of Arts in Education in Literacy program. This concentration is designed to prepare teachers to focus on literacy development, instruction, and assessment of students with diverse learning and literacy needs.
Teachers who already have their initial teaching certification can add the Advanced Certification in Special Reading.
This degree is specifically designed for students who are already state certified teachers to teach literacy in Missouri K-12 public schools. Students can choose to just earn the Special Reading certification or take 6 more credit hours to earn the full master’s degree.
Increase your salary & employment opportunities in K-12 education
- TEACH Grant eligible program.
Evening courses meet once per week.
Eight-week courses. Focus on one course at a time.
Transfer in up to nine previous graduate hours
Flexible enrollment – attend part-time or full-time
Several enrollment start dates throughout the year – start any semester