Literacy and Language- Master of Education

This program is designed for teacher candidates and other educators with teacher certification/licensure who are interested in careers leading to classroom teaching and service as literacy specialists and other leadership positions.

Program Requirements

Foundation & Theory
Required Course:
TCE 603Language, Literacy and Culture3
Literacy & Language Instruction
Required Courses:
TCE 632Literacy Assessment and Instruction3
TCE 642Science of Reading3
TCE 646Reading and Writing in Content Areas3
Practicum Experiences
Required Course:
TCE 635Clinical Literacy Practicum4
Students will complete 15 hours of pathway coursework. Some suggested focus areas include: Educational Leadership; Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL); Ohio Writing Project; among others. Two sample pathways include the graduate TESOL Certificate or the Writing Certificate. Note that these programs are currently offered by Miami's College of Education, Health and Society and College of Arts and Science on a regular basis via in-person, hyrbid, or online delivery.
Total Credit Hours31