College of Education
Reading and Literacy
One University Parkway
Tinley Park, IL 60616
Reading Teacher Endorsement, M.A. - Education (Type 10)M.Ed. - Curriculum and Instruction: Reading Teacher Endorsement
The master's degree in Reading and Literacy leads to a Standard Specialist Certificate in Reading (K-12). Course work includes methods of teaching reading, content area reading, evaluation/diagnosis/remediation, comprehensive instruction, literature for students K-12, and clinical and laboratory practicum experiences.
Accreditation:All teacher education programs are approved for entitlement by the Illinois State Board of Education in conjunction with the Illinois State Teacher Certification Board. In addition, the College of Education has earned NCATE (National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education) accreditation.
International Student Requirements:If you're an international student and English is not your first language, certify your proficiency in reading and writing English. Your score on the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) should be in the 65th percentile for your nationality group, or higher.
Facts & Figures
# of Credits Required: MA-39 End- 24
Average Cost per Credit (Graduate): $575 USD
Classification: Master's College or University I
Loans Offered: Loans are available for those who qualify. Applicants are encouraged to apply for the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). Lewis University FAFSA School Code: 001707.
Locale: Large Suburb
Size & Settings: 0-999