- Fall: August 1
- Spring: December 15
- Summer: May 1
There is no departmental assistantship consideration for this program.
- Transcripts from all schools attended (with at least a 3.0 GPA)
- Three letters of recommendation
- Program-specific application questions
This program is available fully online.
The MS Reading program requires three letters of recommendation. At least one letter should be from a college/university professor/instructor. The other two letters can come from individuals who have observed you in a professional context. All the recommendations should come from people who would be able to evaluate your capability for academic success.
Complete all questions on the application and take your time with the written questions. We read your responses carefully, not only for what you say but also to learn how you express your thoughts in writing. Be candid about your goals, experiences, and your own literacy abilities.
For students holding initial NY State Initial Teaching Certification and seeking NY State Professional Teacher Certification, please visit the NYSED Master's Degree requirement website at http://www.highered.nysed.gov/tcert/certificate/relatedmasters.html for regulations concerning appropriate degrees.
Available information for International Applicants.