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University System of Maryland Hagerstown

Master of Education Literacy Education


Program Purposes

This program is designed for certified teachers to prepare for entry level positions in reading by providing knowledge, theories, techniques, skills, and strategies appropriate to reading instruction and assessment in a variety of academic settings where graduates exemplify leadership, scholarship, and a commitment to professional development.


This program is intended to lead to advanced certification.

Levels of Specialization

  • Reading Teacher
  • Reading Specialist

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