M.Ed. On Campus

Developmental Reading

Dordt University

12 months
390 USD/credit 11700 USD/year
390 USD/credit 11700 USD/year
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Developmental Reading from Dordt University provides an educator with a reading endorsement on the teaching license and prepares the teacher or administrator to be a competent professional and leader in reading development. 


Developmental Reading from Dordt University provides practical, hands-on learning experiences in teaching and leading in a distinctively Christian manner. 

Graduates with Developmental Reading from Dordt College will:

  • assess and address literacy development and instruction
  • gain experience in developing instructional strategies for an elementary literacy program. 
  • be working with professionals and parents to maximize literacy development opportunities for children.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Issues in Education 
  • Learner Development and Principles of Learning 
  • Interpreting and Applying Educational Research 
  • Curriculum Development and Evaluation 
  • Best Practices in Instructional Strategies
  • Teaching and Learning with Technology 
  • Assessment of Learning Difficulties 
  • Instructional Decisions 
  • Advanced Content Reading and Children's Literature 
  • Advanced Pedagogies for Teaching Literacy 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Fill out the application
  • Send in all official transcripts (including undergraduate and graduate)
  • Submit information for at least one reference (a principal or adviser) on the application
  • The overall GPA earned in this previous program must be 3.0 or above, and the grade point in each accepted equivalent course must be 3.0 or above. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    11700 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 390 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    11700 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 390 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Sioux Center

1188 - 1844 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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