Special Education Literacy, M.A.

Make a difference in the lives of students and families with the Special Education Literacy, M.A.

USJ’s M.A. in Special Education Literacy Degree is available to licensed teachers and other professionals interested in obtaining a master’s degree to teach K-12 students with unique learning needs.

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Program Outcomes

Become a Special Education teacher, grades K-12 for students with unique learning needs.


  • The Special Education Literacy master’s degree is a one-year program for licensed teachers or candidates who have completed the requirements for their teaching license.
  • Receive 30 tuition-free credits of coursework in exchange for working with a partner school district as a reading/writing Tier II interventionist for a program that runs during the school year.

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    Sharon Ware, Ph.D.
    Associate Professor, Department of Education
    Phone: 860.231.5332
    Email: [email protected]

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