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Reading MS

The Reading Master's degree program for individuals without a teaching certificate.

The curriculum for the Master of Science in Reading involves a minimum of 36 semester hours of study.  The outline of study is as follows:

Required Reading Courses (24 semester hours)
RDG 520Literacy and Instruction I3
RDG 521Literacy & Instruction II3
RDG 523Promoting Literacy Through Language Acquisition and Development3
RDG 528Integrating Writing3
RDG 540Content Area Reading3
RDG 560Literacy Assessment3
RDG 562Critical Issues in Lit Edu3
RDG 567Practicum in Organizing for Effective Literacy Instruction in Elementary, Middle, and High School3
Support Courses
9 semester hours from any content area studied by or valuable to K-12 schools 9
Research
EDCI 595Research Lit Tech (3 semester hours required)3
Total Hours36