Literacy Education, M.Ed.

Build on your existing certification as you take advantage of the growing demand for literacy specialists. Roberts students thrive in a supportive, personalized environment of carefully designed courses and supervised clinical experiences. This is a master’s program that emphasizes theory and practice, with a focus on teaching effective reading and writing skills, assessment, and teaching strategies.

  • Build on your existing certification to complete the program in 16–24 months
  • Choose from full-time and part-time options, designed for working teachers
  • Attend evening classes (after 5 PM) and enjoy small class sizes
  • Receive exceptional support from faculty and staff, with test and career preparation
  • Supervised Reading Clinic (offered spring & summer semesters) held in Hastings Center for Academics
  • Accredited by Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)

If you hold initial teacher certification and need a master’s degree for professional certification, contact us today at:

585.594.6146 or

Learn more about the Literacy Program or review the program course of study.