Reading Education, M.Ed. | University of Pittsburgh | Pittsburgh, United States
12 months
Duration
42324 USD/year
42324 USD/year
24962 USD/year
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About

The Reading Education at University of Pittsburgh is designed to provide candidates with opportunities to build specialized knowledge, engage in principled practice in supervised settings, and prepare for leadership roles in schools and school districts.

Overview

About Reading Education at University of Pittsburgh

Candidates take a six-credit sequence of research courses that allow them to study their own practice or advance their knowledge in the field of reading education. 

Coursework is completed in a blended format of on-campus and online study. Upon completion of the program and a passing score on the Praxis exam, candidates are eligible to earn the Pennsylvania Department of Education (PDE) Reading Specialist Certificate. In addition, upon completion of the program and successful performance on the comprehensive exam, candidates earn a Master of Education degree in Reading Education. This program  provides candidates with the PDE-required 24 post-baccalaureate credits to earn the level II teaching certificate. Candidates have the option to participate in a year-long internship in a local school district that provides participants with a tax-free tuition stipend. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • PSYCHOLOGY OF LEARNING AND DEVELOPMENT FOR EDUCATION
  • HUMAN LEARNING
  • CONCEPTION TO EARLY CHILDHOOD
  • DEVELOPMENT: MIDDLE CHILDHOOD/ADOLESCENCE
  • EDUCATION AND SOCIETY

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Rolling admissions

Credits

30 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Online Application
  • application fee of $50
  • Goal statement
  • your resume or curriculum vita
  • contact information for three academic or professional contacts to later be invited to provide letters of recommendation

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    42324 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 42324 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    42324 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 42324 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    24962 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 24962 USD per year during 12 months.

Part-time: LOCAL: $1,003 per credit NATIONAL/INTERNATIONAL: $1,728 per credit

Living costs for Pittsburgh

1148 - 1944 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Financing

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Financing partner MPOWER Financing Student Loans between $2,001 - $100,000

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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