M.Sc. On Campus

Literacy Education

Radford University

12 months
17440 USD/year
17440 USD/year
8914 USD/year
Tuition fee
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Literacy Education from Radford University enables educators to serve as tomorrow's literacy leaders. The Reading Specialist (K-12) program leads to a Master of Science in literacy education and is ideal for working educators.


At Literacy Education from Radford University, classes are offered after school hours in the evenings, and assignments are designed to be classroom centered. 

Learning outcomes

The Literacy Education program at Radford University leads to professional opportunities to serve as:

  • Reading Specialists,
  • Literacy Coaches,
  • Title I teachers and
  • Literacy Supervisors and Coordinators.

Graduates of this program are leaders in applying research supported, data-driven, practical literacy instruction, intervention and coaching to benefit all learners.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Educational Research 
  • Administration and Supervision of Reading Programs
  • Teaching Reading in the Content Areas
  • Assessment and Intervention for Language Development
  • Foundations of Literacy Education
  • Reading Diagnosis: Assessment to Inform Instruction
  • Alternative Approaches to Reading
  • Practicum: Diagnostic and Intervention in Literacy
  • Diagnostic Educational Procedures for Exceptional Individuals
  • Multicultural Education

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

For National Students applications are accepted throughout the year.


33 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Syllabus of university study - For transfer students, a description of each course or subject studied must be submitted accompanied by a certified English translation. An evaluation of your transfer credit cannot be made without the course descriptions.
  • For students enrolled at a U.S. college, the Transfer Eligibility Form must be completed.
  • If you have been out of school for any period of time, other than school breaks, please send a letter that explains if you have been working, attending school, etc., along with the application for admission.
  • Confidential statement of Financial Support (see required immigration documents).
  • TOEFL/IELTS - (see English Proficiency).

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    17440 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8720 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • National

    17440 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8720 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • In-State

    8914 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4457 USD per semester during 12 months.

Living costs for Radford

996 - 1628 USD /month
Living costs

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


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