Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi

M.Sc. Online
24 months
3887 USD/module
1189 USD/module
Tuition fee
Apply date
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The Reading program offered by Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi allows the student to earn a master's degree with the option of applying coursework to two additional certifications: Reading Specialist and/or Master Reading Teacher.


The Reading program offered by Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi adheres to the International Literacy Association's Standards for Literacy Professionals.

To accommodate the working professional, the Master's in Reading is an online degree program. 

The Master of Science in Reading prepares graduates to:

  • Have a deep knowledge of the reading and literacy processes
  • Use theory, research, and current best practices to ensure and enhance their students’ learning
  • Conduct research to analyze and evaluate potential changes to reading curriculum and practice

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Stages and Standards for Reading Development
  • Multicultural Literacy
  • Diagnosis and Correction of Reading Problems
  • Leadership and Literacy
  • Reading Practicum
  • Literacy Research Seminar
  • Trends and issues in Literacy
  • Theoretical Models of Reading and Writing
  • Content Area Reading

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines





Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).

Other requirements

General requirements

  • $50 for US citizen, $70 for International Students
  • Official transcripts from all undergraduate and graduate course work taken at any accredited college or University attended 
  • Essay (Approximately 300-400 words in length which includes information about their reasons for pursuing graduate study and for choosing this specific graduate program)
  • Copy of current Visa (if applicable)

Tuition Fee

  • International

    3887 USD/module
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 3887 USD per module and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    1189 USD/module
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1189 USD per module and a duration of 24 months.


Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi offers a variety of academically competitive scholarships for all students. The Scholarship Office assists students with the application process. The liaison also coordinates the process of manages and awarding scholarships.

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.

Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!

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