The program is designed to help qualified individuals gain the technical knowledge and scholarship required to become literacy and reading specialists. This program prepares literacy professionals who have the knowledge, skills and dispositions to effectively integrate contemporary theories of reading with sound pedagogical practice. It is delivered in two formats: 1) face-to-face and hybrid classes; 2) 100 percent online.
Admission to Graduate Standing - Conditionally Classified
Students must meet the CSU requirements for admission to a master’s degree program. Please consult the Graduate Admissions section in this catalog for complete information. In addition, an applicant must have a cumulative grade-point average of 3.0 or a grade-point average of 3.0 in the last 60 semester units; and an approved major, and confer with the graduate program adviser to discuss the prerequisites for attaining classified standing.
Graduate Standing - Classified
A student who meets the admission requirements and the following requirements may be granted classified graduate standing upon the development of an approved master’s study plan.