Literacy Education: Master of Education (M.Ed.) Online

Program Description

The Master of Education in Literacy Education is a 36-hour program examining the roles and responsibilities of a reading specialist/literacy coach. The program provides strong, foundational coursework that builds to 6 hours of internship coursework where candidates function in literacy leadership roles in their schools, districts, and/or communities. This program is designed for teachers who seek to become more specialized literacy teachers who can serve as reading specialists and literacy coaches or literacy leaders in their schools and districts.

Admission for Fall 2014 has been suspended. Applications for Fall 2015 will be considered.


The online-delivered Master of Education in Literacy Education program charges a flat tuition rate regardless of a student's state of residency.

For More Information

Virginia J Moore
Assistant Professor of Elementary Education
Department of Teacher Education
School of Education
The University of Mississippi - Tupelo Campus
1918 Briar Ridge Road
Tupelo, MS 38804
(662) 690-6260