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2014-2015 Catalog 
2014-2015 Catalog FINAL VERSION - Closed for Revisions

Reading Certification in English, M.S.T.

This graduate program is administered by the Department of English - Graduate Program .


Take at least half of your English credits at the 700 level.


  1. Complete 15-18 credits in reading courses (up to 6 at undergraduate level) including: EDUC 746 , EDUC 747 , EDUC 748 ; other courses approved by graduate coordinator to total 15-18 credits.
  2. Complete 18-21 credits selected with graduate coordinator approval.

Culminating Experience

Before you complete 21 credits, select one of the four options below and notify the department chair.

  1. Portfolio of papers, publications, and professional presentations submitted to and approved by a committee of graduate faculty appointed by the department chair, 2-4 credits.
  2. Project that is an outgrowth of ENGL 712 , ENGL 755 , or ENGL 781, 1 credit.
  3. Thesis in literature or some aspect of teaching English, 2-6 credits.
  4. Written comprehensive examination based on two areas of specialization from your English coursework.