Literacy & English/Language Arts Education

Program Areas

Middle Childhood Education

Bachelor of Science in Education degree: Language Arts is one of four possible concentrations (plus the teaching of reading).

Adolescent & Young Adult Education

Bachelor of Science in Education degree: Integrated Language Arts is one of eight possible areas of licensure.

Literacy Education

This program offers the K-12 Reading Endorsement (adds on to existing license) and an M.Ed. in K-12 Reading/Literacy Specialization.

Reading & Writing Development Center - The Center serves as a supplemental educational agency that provides consultative, diagnostic, and tutorial services in reading and writing and as a practicum center for graduate programs in literacy education. The primary function of the Center is to provide a diagnostic/instructional facility for the professional education and development of students who are pursuing graduate programs in literacy education.

Curriculum & Instruction

  • M.Ed. with a concentration in English/Language Arts
  • Ph.D. with a concentration in Literacy


Dr Alexa Sandmann

Alexa Sandmann, Ph.D.
Director, School of Teaching, Learning & Curriculum Studies
asandman [at]