M.Ed. On Campus

Reading Education

University of Central Florida

12 months
1194 USD/credit 35820 USD/year
1194 USD/credit 35820 USD/year
369 USD/credit 11070 USD/year
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The Reading Education program of University of Central Florida prepares teachers for certification as reading specialists (e.g., reading coach, reading expert, reading resource teacher, reading/language arts supervisor) in grades K-12 in public schools and private reading clinics.


The Reading Education program of University of Central Florida is a state-approved initial teacher preparation program that is subject to any change in the Florida Administrative Code. Students enrolled in this program should remain in close contact with their adviser to keep informed of any program changes implemented to comply with new state requirements.

Programme Overview

 Assessment (screening, diagnosis, monitoring), instruction and intervention, reading in the content fields, management of reading programs, reading trends and research, and dimensions of the language arts other than reading are included among the curriculum. There is considerable emphasis on practica with diverse readers from early childhood to adult levels. Professionals currently certified as Florida teachers are eligible to pursue a degree in the program. The Reading Education MEd program has potential ties to professional licensure or certification in the field.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Measurement and Evaluation in Education
  • Children’s Literature in Elementary Education
  • Practicum in Reading Assessment and Instruction
  • Reading in the Content Areas
  • Reading in the Secondary School
  • Management of Reading Programs

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • One official transcript (in a sealed envelope) from each college/university attended.
  • Possess or be fully eligible for a professional teaching certificate in one or more other teacher certification specializations in Florida.
  • Applicants applying to this program who have attended a college/university outside the United States must provide a course-by-course credential evaluation with GPA calculation. 

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    35820 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1194 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    35820 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1194 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • In-State

    11070 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 369 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Orlando

1111 - 1939 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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