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Literacy Development and Instruction - Reading

Cleveland State University (CSU)

12 months
28458 USD/year
25776 USD/year
15050 USD/year
Tuition fee
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At Literacy Development and Instruction - Reading from Cleveland State University (CSU) the acquisition and development of literate behaviors are viewed as inherent components of language learning in general, including second-language acquisition. A wide range of available course offerings make this program attractive to individuals with diverse interests and career goals.


Literacy Development and Instruction - Reading from Cleveland State University (CSU) is of interest to those who wish to study reading and writing as language processes.


Our program meets the needs of teachers, clinicians, and others who provide literacy-related services to children or adults. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Foundations of Literacy: Theory & Practice
  • Assessment & Evaluation of Diverse Literacy Learners
  • Literacy Development for Diverse Literacy Learners
  • Seminar In Literacy Research
  • Emergent Literacy
  • Literature-Based Reading Methods For Children
  • Literature-Based Reading Programs For Adolescents
  • Content Area Literacy

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


35 SCH


On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
GRE admission requirements GRE®
151 (verbal)
152 (quantitative)
3.5 (analytical)

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Completed application with a $40 non-refundable application fee. Application fees cannot be waived or deferred. 
    • Transcripts of academic work and degree certificates from each college/university attended. All school records should be submitted in the original language and should be accompanied by a certified English translation.
    • Proof of having met at least one of the English language proficiency requirements. CSU offers students the following choices to prove English language proficiency
    • Successful completion of CSU's IELP (Intensive English Language Program) Advanced Level, with a grade of 80% or better
    • Graduated from a secondary school or accredited college/university in the US or from one of the TOEFL exempted countries.
    • Official score report of the GRE, GMAT, or MAT if required by your department. The academic program has the option of requiring additional test requirements from applicants. 

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    28458 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14229 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • National

    25776 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12888 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • In-State

    15050 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7525 USD per semester during 12 months.

Living costs for Cleveland

980 - 1620 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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