Literacy MS


Degree Level: MS

Department: Literacy Teaching and Learning

School or College: School of Education

Track: Birth-Grade 6, Grade 5-Grade 12, Birth-Grade 12

Departmental Website:

http://www.albany.edu/eltl/prospective_ms_students.php

Program Curriculum: http://www.albany.edu/graduatebulletin/literacy_ms_degree.htm

Required Credentials

Transcripts

Recommendations

Tests

Supplemental Documents

All Schools Attended
3

(including academic and teaching recommendations)

 
GRE

(See Special Notes)


 
 
Valid/pending New York initial teaching certificate or an equivalent first certificate from another state
 

 

Deadlines

  Fall Spring Summer
Departmental Assistantship Consideration Not Available   Not Available   Not Available  
No Departmental Assistantship Consideration Aug. 22
 
Oct. 17
 
Mar. 15
 

 

Special Notes:

This program leads to certification as a Literacy Specialist. This program is not available to international applicants. The test score requirement is for application Fall 2016 and forward. The department will also accept the following exams in lieu of GRE: edTPA, GMAT, Miller's Analogies, or Praxis Core Academic Skills for Educators. Please contact the Pathways Into Education Center (518-442-3529) with questions regarding the entrance exam requirement.

Please note: This program requires an internship, field experience, study abroad component, or clinical experience requirement. Students who have previously been convicted of a felony are advised that their prior criminal history may impede their ability to complete the requirements of certain academic programs and/or to meet licensure requirements for certain professions.  If applicants have concerns about this matter please contact the Dean’s Office of the intended academic program.

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