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Erie, PA 16541
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I want to learn more about Gannon University's Reading Specialist program.
Are you passionate about transforming lives through the magic of words? Do you believe in the profound impact of literacy on individuals and communities? Elevate your career and make a difference by enrolling in Gannon’s Master of Education
(M.Ed.) in Reading and Reading
Specialist Certification programs.
Both program options include 42 hours of clinical experience. To obtain Reading Specialist Certification, the graduate student must take and pass the Praxis test.
Upon completion of the program, you'll be prepared to make a meaningful impact on students' lives as a certified Reading Specialist. Whether in K-12 schools, literacy centers, or educational leadership roles, your expertise will be in high demand.
Expert Faculty: Learn from dedicated professors and experienced reading specialists who are committed to your success.
Cutting-Edge Curriculum: Our program integrates the latest research and best practices in literacy education, ensuring you are equipped with the knowledge and skills needed to excel.
Hands-On Experience: Gain practical, real-world experience through observation and practicum, allowing you to apply theory to the classroom setting.
Flexible Learning Options: Online learning provides flexible options to accommodate your schedule and learning style. Decide how quickly you want to complete the program!
Networking Opportunities: Connect with a community of educators, mentors, and professionals passionate about literacy, fostering collaboration and support.
Investment: Gannon offers highly competitive tuition rates and a great process for any candidates receiving school district reimbursement.
Dr. Lisa Brown
Curriculum, Plans of Study, Paths to Certification, etc.
Cost Estimates, Application Procedures, etc.
We are now accepting applications for the upcoming Fall
2024 semester (8/19 start). You can get started
by submitting an online application at apply.gannon.edu.
In addition to a submitted application, candidates will be asked
Application materials may be submitted to the Office of
Graduate Admissions by email (email@example.com) or mail (Attn: Office
of Graduate Admissions, Gannon University, 109 University Square, Erie, PA
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Many school districts
and employers offer tuition reimbursement to employees who
choose to further their education. If your employer provides
this perk, Gannon University offers the following plans:
To utilize this
deferment option, please submit a signed school district reimbursement form and your
applicable down payment by the semester bill due date. Payment can be made on
your student account in Gannon Self-Service and school district reimbursement
forms may be submitted to firstname.lastname@example.org.
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