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Reading Education

University of North Dakota

24 months
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506 USD/credit 8096 USD/year
506 USD/credit 8096 USD/year
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About

Develop effective practices for teaching the reading and writing skills young people need to succeed, with a Reading Education program from University of North Dakota.

Overview

UND offers one of the best literacy education programs in the country, helping educators develop the skills to succeed at the highest level. With our online master's degree in reading education, you'll gain expertise in literacy education, instructional practice and assessment.

M.Ed. vs. M.S. in Reading Education at University of North Dakota

UND offers both Reading Education Master of Education (M.Ed.) and Master of Science (M.S.) degrees. Applicants must hold teaching licensure in early childhood, elementary, middle or secondary education. 

  • The M.Ed. is for teachers who aim to gain professional knowledge for teaching in the classroom, with an emphasis on literacy, and plan to continue as a certified teacher. You'll advance your overall professional knowledge about curriculum, assessment and instruction with an emphasis on literacy. 
  • The M.S is for those who aim to support teachers and students in literacy through specialized occupations such as a reading specialist, instructional coach or curriculum developer. The entire program is literacy specific, including two research courses that target topics of study in literacy.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Reading in the Content Areas
  • Writing in the Classroom
  • Foundations of Reading Instruction
  • Basic Reading Diagnosis/Remediation
  • Reading Clinic (co-requisite with T&L 534)

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

32 SCH

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
2.75

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Personal Statement should be 2-3 pages in length and address all three areas below:
  • Describe your professional background, especially as it relates to teaching reading, writing, and other areas of reading/language arts.
  • What characteristics and strengths do you possess that make you a good candidate for this degree program?
  • Discuss your professional goals.
  • For the M.S., teacher licensure at one of the following levels: early childhood, elementary, middle or secondary education.
  • For the M.Ed., teacher licensure at one of the following levels: early childhood, elementary, middle or secondary education, or a baccalaureate degree in another field of study is required.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    8096 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 506 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    8096 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 506 USD per credit during 24 months.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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