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Literacy Education

Manhattanville College

12 months
975 USD/credit 36075 USD/year
975 USD/credit 36075 USD/year
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The Literacy Education Department at Manhattanville College is committed to helping PK-12 teachers foster optimum literacy achievement in every child. 


The varied and flexible programs offered at Manhattanville create leaders in the teaching of literacy, leading to New York State Certification as a Literacy Specialist. Manhattanville prepares literacy leaders who can work with and help peers to work with the culturally and linguistically diverse, media savvy young people found in today’s classrooms.

More about this program

The Literacy Education Department at Manhattanville College is the editorial team of the New York State Reading Association's annual journal, The Language and Literacy Spectrum. The New York State Reading Association is an affiliate of the International Reading Association. The mission of the New York State Reading Association parallels Manhattanville College's and the Literacy Department's to promote a literate, democratic society valuing lifelong learning for its diverse cultures.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Adolescents with Learning and Behavioral Problems 
  • Classroom Management in Special Education

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


37 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Complete the online application
  • Master's level programs require 2 letters of recommendation
  • Official records of all undergraduate and graduate work required. Transcripts should be forwarded directly from the institution to the School of Education Graduate Admissions Office.
  • Resume
  • Write a 2-3 page personal statement that describes your reasons for choosing teaching or educational leadership as a profession and your philosophy of education.
  • Fee: $75 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    36075 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 975 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    36075 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 975 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Harrison

2275 - 4960 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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