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The Master of Education in Reading Education program prepares teachers for certification as reading specialists (e.g., reading coach, reading expert, reading resource teacher, reading/language arts supervisor) in grades K-12 in public schools and private reading clinics. For information on how this program may prepare you for professional licensure, please visit the program website or contact the program coordinator.
The Master of Education in Reading Education is a state-approved initial teacher preparation program that is subject to any change in the Florida Administrative Code (State Board of Education Rule 6A-5.066). Students enrolled in this program should remain in close contact with their adviser to keep informed of any program changes implemented to comply with new state requirements.
The College of Education and Human Performance offers a Master of Education degree in Reading Education. The program prepares teachers for certification as reading specialists (e.g., reading coach, reading expert, reading resource teacher, reading/language arts supervisor) in grades K-12 in public schools and private reading clinics. Assessment (screening, diagnosis, monitoring), instruction and intervention, reading in the content fields, management of reading programs, reading trends and research, and dimensions of the language arts other than reading are included among the curriculum. There is considerable emphasis on practica with diverse readers from early childhood to adult levels. Professionals currently certified as Florida teachers are eligible to pursue a degree in the program. The Reading Education MEd program has potential ties to professional licensure or certification in the field. For more information on how this program may prepare you in that regard, please visit https://ccie.ucf.edu/teachered/k-12/reading-education/#grad.
Tuition and Fees
$369.65 per credit hour
The approximate tuition cost for one year in this program at UCF based on a full time schedule (30 credit hours per year)