Caldwell University

Office of Graduate Studies

M.A. in Literacy Instruction

Address:

120 Bloomfield

Caldwell, NJ 07006

United States

Phone:

1-973-618-3544

Fax:

1-973-618-3640

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

M.A. in Literacy Instruction, Reading Specialist Certification

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The M.A. in Literacy Instruction, offered through the Caldwell University Division of Education, is a 36-credit program. Twenty-one credits constitute the program’s required core courses. Candidates are then required to choose a 15-credit concentration in either reading or writing from the elementary or secondary strands offered. Through selection of appropriate courses, a Reading Specialist Certification may also be acquired.


The M.A. in Literacy Instruction program is designed for K-12 certificated classroom teachers who seek to improve and/or enhance their knowledge and skills in literacy instruction. Through the structure of the course offerings, this graduate literacy program is designed to balance the requirement of successful teaching of K-12 reading and writing.

Accreditation:

Accredited by the Commission on Higher Education of the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools and by the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP).

International Student Requirements:

A full list of admission and program requirements can be found on our Web site.

Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: Yes

International Financial Aid: No

# of Credits Required: 36

Average Cost per Credit (Graduate): 930.00

Classification: Baccalaureate College—General

Locale: Large Suburb

Size & Settings: 1,000-2,999

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