Grand Valley State University's Master of Education (M.Ed.) in Literacy Studies features programs in emphasis areas of reading/language arts and in teaching English to speakers of other languages. Each candidate must meet the requirements in one emphasis area of the program, in addition to the M.Ed. requirements.
The reading/language arts program is highly respected at both the state and national level and has achieved national recognition status from the International Reading Association. The teaching English to speakers of other languages program provides training in linguistics principles and their application, theories of language acquisition, instructional methodology and curriculum design, and other topics.
Grand Valley State University's College of Education is accredited by the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE). The faculty are leaders in their fields, combining the philosophy of education and your needs as a practitioner.
The M.Ed. in Literacy Studies program is a minimum of 33 credits.
See the Full Course list for Literacy Studies (M.Ed.)