Advanced Study

Teacher works with studentsWe offer advanced study in the teaching of preK-12 literacy. Specifically, teachers can earn the following:

READING ENDORSEMENT (NON-DEGREE)

Certifies holder to teach reading in K-12 settings (seeker must already hold a valid teaching certificate or license).

Holder must have had 9 to 12 hours in reading coursework prior to beginning any endorsement coursework.

MASTER'S DEGREE IN READING SPECIALIZATION

There are two possible routes:

  1. M.Ed. (Master's of Education)
  2. M.A. (Masters of Arts) (includes a thesis)

reading endorsement is earned within your Master's Degree.

PH.D. IN READING SPECIALIZATION

You earn your Ph.D. under the Curriculum and Instruction umbrella with a specialization in Literacy.

Contact Information

Dr. Denise N. Morgan
Director, Reading and Writing Center
404 White Hall
dmorgan2@kent.edu