M.Ed. in Advanced Literacy Instruction

Advanced Literacy Instruction

  • Master of Education (M.Ed.) in Advanced Literacy Instruction
  • Prepare for literacy instruction at all levels while still teaching – 30 credit hours
  • Flexible program for busy, working teachers allows you to earn this specialization at your own pace

The M.Ed. in Advanced Literacy Instruction consists of 30 credit hours and is designed for aspiring literacy instruction teachers at the early childhood, elementary, middle school or high school levels. Graduates develop skills as leaders and resource persons in literacy education, and expand their reading and literature teaching knowledge. Graduates will be able to diagnose and remediate student reading and writing difficulties. The program prepares students for the TExES Reading Specialist Exam, and requires a 16-week case study.

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M.Ed. in Advanced Literacy Instruction Courses

Course Number

Course Name

MED 5303 Curriculum Design & Practice
MED 5305 Classroom Teacher as Researcher
MED 5308 Ethics & Leadership in Education
MED 5309 Differentiated Instruction & Learning Theory
LTC 5330 Language Acquisition & Emergent Literacy
LTC 5331 Reading & Writing Across the Curriculum
LTC 5333 Literature & Literacy
LTC 5336 Literacy Improvement and Remediation
LTC 5338 Reading & Literacy Programs
LTC 5339 Evaluation & Diagnosis of Literacy Needs



Webinar orientations or face-to-face orientations are available for this program. Please email online@concordia.edu or call 512.313.5650 to schedule your orientation.

For detailed information on upcoming webinar orientations please visit this page: online.concordia.edu/programs.


M.Ed. Deadlines and Due Dates

Spring 2014:
First day of semester- January 6th
Admissions Deadline- December 9th
Contingent Deadline- February 17th
FAFSA complete*- November 25th
Financial Aid Guarantee funding by 1st night- December 9th
Payment Due- December 30th

*FAFSA complete = FAFSA must be complete by this date to ensure funding by the first night of class.

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