M.Ed. On Campus


Shippensburg University of Pennsylvania

24 months
774 USD/credit 11610 USD/year
774 USD/credit 11610 USD/year
516 USD/credit 7740 USD/year
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Shippensburg University of Pennsylvania's Reading Studies Concentration, M.Ed. program is accredited by the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation and meets high national standards of excellence. It is also nationally recognized by the International Literacy Association.


What Will I Learn?

This Master of Education in Reading program at the Shippensburg University of Pennsylvania prepares you to help people of diverse ages and backgrounds to more effectively read and communicate. You'll benefit from a well-rounded program that involves a variety of experiences that will help you develop your teaching skills. Several courses are specific to K-8 literacy studies.

Field hours provide increased experience with children in an educational setting. Responsibilities include providing instruction using educational strategies and techniques, taking on leadership roles within the school environment and working with dedicated professionals in the field.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Foundations of Literacy Development 
  • Brain Based Strategies for Literacy Learners Experiencing Difficulties 
  • Reading and Reasoning Beyond the Primary Grades 
  • Inquiry Approaches to Literacy 
  • Diagnosis and Assessment in Reading
  • Diversity's Impact on Literacy Instruction in a Standards Aligned System

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Complete an Online Graduate Application for International Admissions
  • Pay the $45.00 USD application fee
  • Submit official results of an English Proficiency Test
  • Submit course-by-course evaluated transcripts
  • Submit photo of passport or picture ID
  • Submit financial support documentation

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    11610 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 774 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    11610 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 774 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • In-State

    7740 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 516 USD per credit during 24 months.

Living costs for Shippensburg

1000 - 1500 USD /month
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The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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