The Literacy Education programs at Marshall University consist of a Master of Arts in Literacy Education, an Educational Specialist degree in Curriculum and Instruction, and a graduate certificate in Literacy Education.  Students should contact Ms. Barbara Norvell or Dr. Barbara O’Byrne for more information.


Contact Information

Dr. Barbara O’Byrne – Program Director
Phone: (304) 746-1986 or 1-800-642-9842 ext. 61986
email: bobyrne@marshall.edu


Barbara Norvell – Program Secretary
Phone: (304) 746-2027
email: norvell7@marshall.edu


Program Descriptions

Master of Arts (M.A.)

Literacy Education

Educational Specialist (Ed.S.)

Curriculum and Instruction – Literacy Education


Literacy Education