Master of Education Degree

M.Ed - Reading Specialist Track

The Master’s in Reading Specialist track is designed to teach you how to provide classroom teachers targeted instruction on teaching literacy.

You Should Know:

  • Meets online
  • Fulfill 33-35 credit hours at $419 per credit hour
  • Complete your Masters in 18 months

The reading specialist program is a degree to provide classroom teachers with advanced study in the field of literacy. Upon graduation, you will hold a new level of professional expertise in research-based reading instruction, on-going classroom assessment of reading, and knowledge of newly published children’s and adolescent literature for improving your teaching and reading leadership.

A mobile, web-based curriculum allows you to complete the online Master’s in Education degree program in 18 months. You will participate in specialized courses in a selected area of interest. Many working adults choose our online Master’s in Education program because it offers the freedom to work toward a degree anytime, anywhere.

The Education Master’s degree from MNU is fully accredited by CAEP, and courses are taught by highly-qualified, experienced instructors. Our instructors enhance their lessons with podcasts, vodcasts, social networking, wikis and other electronic delivery technology.

You'll engage in real-time webcasts with instructors throughout the program using virtual collaboration tools like Zoom, allowing for asynchronized and synchronized learning each week. If you’re looking for a school where you can earn your Reading Specialist Master’s degree, contact MNU today.

Next Opportunity*

  • May 2022: Reading Specialist

*For information on our priority application deadlines and registration deadlines, please contact us at 913-971-3800 or at

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