M.S.- Teaching Literacy
Format: Campus, Online
The Master of Science Degree in Teaching Literacy is designed for students seeking professional certification in the teaching certificate they presently hold.
The literacy programs are designed for the needs of practicing professionals, and are based on the standards of the International Reading Association and the New York State Education Department. The goal of the learner-centered literacy programs is to prepare educators to apply their knowledge of theories, current research, and exemplary teaching practices to meet the challenges of struggling learners. Learn strategies for developing an awareness that speaking, listening, reading, and writing are interrelated and how these skills impact a child's literacy development. The faculty provides guidance and support.
Mercy College is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education.
An initial certification from New York State or an equivalent certification from another state is required.
Tuition & Financial Aid
Cost Per Credit Hour:
Financial Aid Offered: No
Classification: Master's Colleges & Universities I
Institution Sector: Private not-for-profit
Locale: Large Suburb
Size & Settings: 5,000 - 9,999