May 22, 2018  
2017-2018 Graduate Catalog 
    
2017-2018 Graduate Catalog

Literacy, MEd


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Program Description:
The Master of Education: Literacy Program is designed to allow students to pursue graduate-level study in the various levels of literacy. The following college-level courses should be successfully completed prior to enrollment in the program and may not be counted as part of the required credits in the literacy program:

  • Basic reading methods course
  • Basic language arts course
  • Basic children’s literature course

Program Admission Requirements:
Submission of a copy of valid teaching certificate with application materials.

Recommended Program Admission Requirements:
Minimum of one year of contracted teaching.

Program:
The students will complete the prescribed program course of study for 46 credits. The prescribed course of study must be completed and approved by a program advisor or committee chair upon completion of 15 credits. Those wishing to obtain a Washington State Reading Endorsement must enroll in the CWU Endorsement-Only Program and pass the WEST-E (Reading) (or its current equivalent). At that time, the program designee may recommend the candidate for the Washington State Reading Endorsement. The program is delivered on-line, with core courses offered in conjunction with the Master of Education: Special Education.

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