Alfred University Masters in Education Literacy

Complete this program and enjoy …

  • a convenient opportunity for full-time, employed teachers in the Corning area to earn professional certification
  • newfound skills that empower you to infuse literacy strategies into instructional activities at any grade level or in any content area
  • field experiences, which help you put your newfound skills to use
  • a 1-week required residency during the summer on Alfred University’s campus, during which you are empowered to focus completely on your educational goals
  • a modified tuition rate for Alfred University ($330 per credit)
  • access to financial aid from Alfred University

A convenient opportunity, the MSEd in Literacy is a professional certification program for teachers who hold the initial certification in any teaching area. The program consists of a 30-credit, 9-course sequence that may be completed in 2 regular semesters and 1 summer. As a student in the program, you will have the opportunity to employ the professional responsibilities of a literacy specialist, including practical applications of current reading approaches, strategies, materials, methodologies, goal assessment, techniques, and evaluation. The MSEd in Literacy leads to initial certification in Birth through Grades 6 Literacy and meets the requirements for professional certification in your initial certification area.