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Master of Science in Education, Literacynext

Master of Science in Education, Literacy

Total Credits 
Birth–Grade 6: 36 credits
Grades 5–12: 36 credits
Birth–Grade 6 and Grades 5–12: 45 credits
Delivery 
Two evenings a week
Core Program Duration 
Birth–Grade 6 or Grades 5–12: Four semesters (16 months)
Birth–Grade 6 and Grades 5–12: Five semesters (20 months)
Campus 
Buffalo
Accreditation 
Teacher Education Accreditation Council (TEAC)
Faculty 
Practitioner-educators with real-world experience as teachers and administrators
About the Program 

Medaille’s Master’s Degree in Literary Education in Buffalo is designed for professionals who are initially certified in early childhood, childhood, middle childhood, secondary/adolescent, special education, music, art, or speech language pathology. Our program empowers you to be a strong classroom teacher as well as a literacy leader, and prepares you to navigate the steps toward New York State Certification.

2016-17 MSEd in Literacy Handbook

What can you do with this degree?
Graduates of the Literacy Education Master’s Degree program in Buffalo have gone on to careers as
What can you do with this degree? 
Empowered Classroom Teachers
Literacy Specialists
Instructional Coaches
Literacy Consultants

Program Format 
On Campus

Students attend classes two evenings a week

Complete your degree in just four semesters

Practicums occur after school hours, ensuring you can still work or teach during the day

Fall, spring or summer starts

MEDAILLE FITS YOUR LIFE.

At Medaille College, we understand the challenges of being a working adult with high career aspirations. That’s why Medaille’s Adult & Graduate programs are designed specifically to fit your already busy schedule. With Medaille, you can earn your degree and still have time for work and family. Medaille College is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education, 3624 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104. (267-284-5000)
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  • Collaborative learning environment
  • Financial aid and scholarships available

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Email: AdultGradAdmissions@medaille.edu

Buffalo campus: (716) 932-2568

Rochester campus: (585) 272-0030