Literacy Education

Master of Arts in Literacy Education   (GEA0)

Program Director
Dr. Barbara O’Byrne
Graduate College 232

Areas of Emphasis Offered:None
Curriculum:36 credit hours.


Normal time to complete for full-time student: 2 years.

Program Highlights

The program of study includes several assessments that are completed as candidates move through the program.

Program Objectives

The Master of Arts in Literacy Education consists of six foundation courses, four advanced courses two of which are two practicum experiences, and two elective courses for a total of 36 credit hours.

Jobs Related to this Program:

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  • 25-3011.00 Adult Basic and Secondary Education and Literacy Teachers and Instructors
  • 25-2022.00 Middle School Teachers, Except Special and Career/Technical Education
  • 25-9031.00 Instructional Coordinators     Bright Outlook
  • 25-2021.00 Elementary School Teachers, Except Special Education     Bright Outlook

Application deadline for Admission
Fall enrollment: August 1; Spring enrollment: December 1; Summer enrollment: May 1

GRE or other test required:  GRE or MAT

Program location
Huntington and South Charleston