Master of Arts in Reading (Online)

Admission Requirements

plan ii: Master of arts in Reading education for Certified Teachers

The online MA in Reading (Plan II) program is designed for outstanding educators in K-12 classrooms who are interested in expanding their knowledge of literacy research, promoting excellence in teaching, developing coaching skills, advancing their media literacy skills, and adding Reading Education to their State of Florida certificate.

Students have two options based on their background and future goals. 

First-time or transferring graduate applicants must have the following:

To apply for the program, students should submit the following along with a graduate application to the University of South Florida: 

plan iii: Masters of arts in reading education for non educators

The online MA in Reading (Plan III) is designed for individuals interested in non-school applications for professional literacy expertise. This option focuses on literacy in different fields and professions, focusing on the ways in which literacy is used in specialized ways. This course sequence also focuses on literacy teaching and learning in out-of-school contexts.

First-time or transferring graduate applicants must have the following:

To apply for the program, students should submit the following along with a graduate application to the University of South Florida: 

International Student admissions

All applicants whose native language is other than English or who have earned a degree from an institution outside the United States must meet the University requirements relative to international graduate admission, (e.g., TOEFL scores, etc.).

In addition to these university requirements, applicants to the College of Education must provide the following:

Application Process

The application must be submitted with the FACTS Online Graduate Application. Please visit the USF Graduate Admissions website for complete admissions procedures.

Application Deadlines

There is an established University deadline for the submission of application materials.

DOMESTIC STUDENTS

INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS