Academic Programs of Study

Reading Education

MS

  • A balance of theory and research
  • Teach all aspects of literacy development
  • Reading clinic

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Graduate Reading Program at Marywood

Share Your Passion for Literacy with an M.S. in Reading Education Degree

Increase your knowledge of reading instruction, diagnosis, and remediation of reading problems, and learn new research-based strategies that will help you teach readers of any age in a K-12 setting.

Description

Our Graduate Reading Program provides students with a balance of theory/research and practical techniques that prepare them to teach all aspects of literacy development. You will leave our program with many strategies to have a positive effect of literacy development, the ability to create techniques, and the ability to make sound judgments regarding any new strategies to which you will be exposed in your career.

Offered as a second certification only.

More About This Degree


Tammy B.H. Brown, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Graduate Reading Program and ESL Program
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We have a Reading Clinic where our students test and instruct young people from the community. Each Reading Clinic testing/teaching room is equipped with recording equipment and a personal computer. Students also have the use of the Learning Resource Center (with Online resources), as well as the Curriculum and Computer Labs.

Graduate Admissions Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited college or university
  • “B” average during undergraduate study or demonstrated potential for graduate work
  • Completed application
  • Essay
  • Official, sealed transcripts
  • Two or three letters of recommendation

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