M.Ed. On Campus

Reading and English as a Second Language

Dallas Baptist University

12 months
1053 USD/credit 37908 USD/year
1053 USD/credit 37908 USD/year
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The Master of Education in Reading and English as a Second Language degree is a 36-hour, non-thesis program at Dallas Baptist University that includes a non-credit seminar at the conclusion of any certification program.


The Reading and English as a Second Language program at Dallas Baptist University consists of a core curriculum of at least twelve hours of academic concentration in reading, nine credit hours in the resource area, and fifteen credit hours of ESL specialization. In areas where the student demonstrates sufficient proficiency, course substitutions may be approved by the Master of Education Program Director and must be in keeping with the requirements of the State Board for Educator Certification (SBEC).

More than an Education

Learning experiences and assignments in this program are designed in order to provide the learner with sufficient theoretical and experiential knowledge to serve successfully as a literacy and ESL specialist in the role of classroom teacher, literacy coach, or administrator. Armed with instruction from a Christian world view, graduates will bring faith and ethics to the field of education and apply their skills and knowledge from a distinctly Christian viewpoint.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Specialized Reading Assessment and Instruction 
  • Foundations of Reading 
  • Curriculum and Instruction in Reading 
  • Reading: Diagnosing and Correcting Reading Difficulties with Clinical Experience 
  • Studies in the Diagnosis and Clinical Correction of Reading Issues 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


36 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Application
  • $25 Application Fee
  • School Records - Requirement: 3.0 GPA on the USA 4.0 scale
  • Resume or CV
  • 2 Recommendation Letters
  • Statement of Purpose 
  • English Requirements
  • Graduate Admission Exam (GMAT, GRE, etc.)

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    37908 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1053 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    37908 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1053 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Dallas

1140 - 1925 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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