Reading (MS, EdS)
A Master of Science in Reading prepares the educator to become a reading specialist, reading leader, reading coach, or reading resource person who works in the K-12 school environment. This program is state approved and meets the requirements of the Florida reading certification. This certification has reciprocity with several states. Current Florida certification credentials are required for admission to the MS in Reading program.
This degree provides teachers with the knowledge and practice to become exemplary reading professionals, who make a difference for their students cognitively, affectively, and academically in literacy through holistic and traditional theoretical views of language and literacy development while embracing an ethic of care.