Master of Education in Reading

(32 Hours plus Capstone)

Designed to facilitate teachers' understanding of the reading process and how children learn to read and write; emphasizes instruction, curriculum development and assessment within the interdisciplinary approach.

Degree Components

  • Professional Education - 6 hours - Required courses in Educational Research and Measurement.
  • Specialized Reading - 20 hours - Required courses in specialization.
  • Enrichment - 3 hours - Select from courses linking Reading with Early Childhood and Special Education.
  • Capstone - 3 hours - The course READ 5463 meets the capstone requirement.
  • The program meets all of the International Literacy Association's (ILA) competencies for classroom teachers, reading teachers and reading specialists. Students may elect to take the state certification test upon completion of the program.

Further Information

To obtain an application for Graduate Admission and more specific information about the Master of Education in Early Childhood, Special Education, or Reading, please contact:

Graduate College
Northeastern State University
Tahlequah, OK 74464-2399

Phone: 918-444-3690
Fax: 918-444-2061

For specific program information, call the following extensions:

Special Education: 918-444-3775
Reading: 918-444-3737
Early Childhood: 918-444-3737

Degree Available at

  • Tahlequah
  • Broken Arrow
  • Online


Dr. Meagan Moreland
Assistant Professor and Reading Chair
Curriculum & Instruction - BA
Broken Arrow Education 127