Edinboro University of Pennsylvania

Edinboro University Of Pennsylvania

Reading

Address:

219 Meadville Street

Edinboro, PA 16444

United States

Phone:

1-814-732-2856

Fax:

1-814-732-2611

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

M.Ed., Certificate-Reading Specialist (post-baccalaureate)

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The M.Ed. Reading program will enable students to obtain a master's degree in Reading and will qualify them for certification as a reading specialist. This professional training is essential in diagnosing and helping children overcome reading disabilities, as well as in promoting developmental reading practices in school. A one week summer residency is required. The reading clinic is a one week summer residency designed to allow the prospective Reading Specialist to put into practice the theoretical constructs learned in preceding courses. The clinic practicum requires the graduate student to diagnose the reading problems of several different clients and prepare and carry out a remedial program of instruction.

Accreditation:

National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education. Pennsylvania Department of Education approved

Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: Yes

International Financial Aid: Yes

Classification: Master's College or University I

Locale: Fringe Town

Size & Settings: 6,000-9,999

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