Master of Arts in Education: Reading

The concentration in reading, designed for qualified teachers who desire in-depth training as specialists in the Reading field, affords opportunities to investigate and apply the full range of reading approaches. The concentration in Reading qualifies graduates for New Jersey State Certificates as Teacher of Reading, Reading Specialist, and with specific approved electives, Supervisor.

Foundation Courses
GE-500Historical and Philosophical Foundations of Education3
GE-502Psychological Foundations of Learning3
GE-505Directed Research in Education3
Required Courses
GE-512Assessment of Student Ability and Achievement3
GE-570Foundations of Reading Curriculum Design and Development3
GE-571Diagnosis and Treatment of Children with Learning Disabilities3
GE-574Diagnosis of Children with Reading Problems3
GE-576Remediation of Children with Reading Problems3
GE-578Supervision of Reading Programs3
GE-579Supervised Practicum in Reading3
Approved Electives6
Total Credits36