12 months
18030 USD/year
18030 USD/year
8202 USD/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


The Master of Science in Reading and Literacy Education at Florida International University develops competencies in diagnosis and remediation, teaching of reading in K-12 schools, and administration and supervision of remedial, corrective, developmental and content area reading programs.

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In this Master of Science in Reading and Literacy Education program's track from Florida International University  will be prepared to take leadership in improving reading instruction and preventing failure in schools or clinics. This track leads to state certification.

Reading endorsement courses available online!

Graduate courses for the reading endorsement may be applied toward the Master's of Science in Reading/Literacy Education program. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Theory and Instruction in Literacy
  • Integrated Language Arts
  • Children’s Literature 
  • Psychological Foundations of Education 
  • Content Area Reading 
  • Foundations of Educational Research
  • Diagnosis of Reading Difficulties
  • Programs of Remediation in Reading
  • Organization and Supervision in Reading

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


36 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • GPA: 3.0 GPA in the last 60 undergraduate credits 
  • GRE: Not required 
  • Other Exams: Pass CLAST or Pass GK 
  • Applicant Statement / Letter of Intent: Not required 
  • Letters of Recommendation: Not required
  • Bachelor's degree in education
  • Possess or be eligible for State of Florida professional teacher certfication or alternate certfication in education (and send transcripts of teacher certification courses if undergrad degree is not in education).

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    18030 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9015 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • National

    18030 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9015 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • In-State

    8202 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4101 USD per semester during 12 months.

Living costs for West Miami

900 - 1400 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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