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Education - Literacy

Idaho State University

12 months
26547 USD/year
26547 USD/year
9925 USD/year
Tuition fee
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Education - Literacy from Idaho State University is designed to strengthen the student’s understanding, knowledge, and skills in three major areas – Core Professional Studies, Specialty Studies, and Integrative Field Research Studies – as they relate to literacy education.


Education - Literacy from Idaho State University teaches students to understand the related nature of reading, writing, listening, speaking, and viewing and that literacy is a process of constructing meanings. These meanings begin with personal knowledge.

Graduates with Education - Literacy from Idaho State University will:

  • understand the importance of building on strengths of individual learners rather than emphasizing needs.
  • be able to support and expand student expression in speaking, writing, and creative art forms across subject matter areas.
  • be able to conduct assessment that involves multiple indicators of student progress and develop an instructional plan based on these indicators.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Assessing Literacy Abilities
  • Remediation of Literacy Problems
  • Psychology of Literacy
  • Language Literacy and Neurology
  • Literacy Multicultural Views
  • Clinical Methods in Literacy

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

For national students deadlines are for priority application forms.


30 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
GRE admission requirements GRE®

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor's degree from a college or university accredited in the United States or its equivalent from a school in another country.
  • Grade point average of 3.0 or higher for all upper division credits taken at the undergraduate level.
  • Standardized Test or GPA requirements
  • Transcript(s)
  • English proficiency score
  • Names and contact information of recommenders
  • Application fee

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    26547 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 26547 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    26547 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 26547 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    9925 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9925 USD per year during 12 months.

Summer tuition: $504.97 per credit hour 

Living costs for Idaho Falls

680 - 970 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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