Reading MEd

The Reading Master's degree program for certified teachers.

Master of Education in Reading - Option II Non-Thesis

The curriculum for the Master of Education in Reading involves a minimum of 36 semester hours of study. The outline of study is as follows:

Research (3 semester hours)
EDCI 595Research Lit Tech (3 semester hours required)3
Required Reading Courses (24 semester hours)
RDG 520Literacy and Instruction I3
RDG 521Literacy & Instruction II3
RDG 523Promoting Literacy Through Language Acquisition and Development3
RDG 528Integrating Writing3
RDG 540Content Area Reading 3
RDG 560Literacy Assessment3
RDG 562Critical Issues in Lit Edu3
RDG 567Practicum in Organizing for Effective Literacy Instruction in Elementary, Middle, and High School3
Support Courses (9 semester hours)
Support courses may be substituted with advisor approval
ELED 545Issues in Dev Elem Curriculum3
ELED 524Lang Arts Curr Grds 1-83
PSY 545Developmental Psychology3
Total Hours36

Note:  Successful completion of the Comprehensive Exam is required of all students.