M.Ed. On Campus


Northwest Missouri State University

12 months
9750 USD/year
9750 USD/year
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The Master of Science in Education in Reading program at Northwest Missouri State University is designed to give active K-12 educators the tools and resources to assess and adapt curricula to help students with diverse learning styles and reading levels.


In this 100% online program in Reading at the Northwest Missouri State University , you will learn how to develop reading and writing curricula, implement instructional strategies, design effective assessment programs, and create effective learning environments, programs and strategies that promote literacy.

This MSEd. in Reading program is taught by the same experienced faculty who teach on campus. This 30-hour online program is flexible, with multiple start dates and accelerated coursework so that you can achieve your goal while you continue working. In as few as 12 months, you can be prepared for career roles such as a Reading Specialist, Literacy Coach, Reading Teacher, or Reading Interventionist.

Career opportunities include:

  • Reading Specialist
  • Literacy Coach
  • Reading Teacher
  • Reading Interventionist

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Data Literacy and Assessment for Schools
  • Multicultural Education for Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion
  • Literacy-Based Assessment and Analysis
  • A Survey of Literacy Professionals and Practices
  • Literacy in the Elementary School
  • Literacy in the Secondary School

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • 3.5 or higher on the analytical writing measure of the GRE OR
  • Successful completion of another Master's Degree from a regionally accredited institution of higher education with at least a 2.75 GPA OR
  • National Board Certification OR
  • Successful completion of nationally normed educational performance assessment or content assessment OR
  • Department analytical writing assessment that is evaluated using a writing scoring guide based on the modified CUNY scales with a score of 4.0 or higher

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    9750 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9750 USD for the full programme during 12 months.
  • National

    9750 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9750 USD for the full programme during 12 months.

Living costs for Maryville

800 - 1300 USD /month
Living costs

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


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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