CAGS in Developmental Studies with a concentration in Literacy & Language Education
The Literacy & Language Education program emphasizes the integration of theory and research on language and literacy acquisition, development, and intervention. The program is designed for students interested in the development of literacy (reading and writing) and language in a preschool, school, family, or community setting. You may focus on specific areas such as literacy, language development, bilingual education, second language education, or intercultural studies.
The CAGS is designed for professionals who hold a master’s degree in education or a related field and who wish to increase their knowledge of research, theory, and practice in literacy and language.
Program Fast Facts
- Program Requirements: To view a listing of program requirements and coursework information, please visit the Boston University Bulletin for the CAGS in Developmental Studies with a concentration in Literacy and Language Education.
- Program Duration: One academic year. Duration for part-time students vary.
- Start Term: You may begin the program during the fall or spring semester.
- Licensure: This program does not lead to licensure.
- Prerequisites: This program requires a masters degree or an international equivalent.
- Related Programs: 16-Credit Certificate in Literacy Intervention
- Faculty Contact Information: Professor Jeanne Paratore, email@example.com, 617-353-3285
- Graduate Admissions Contact Information: firstname.lastname@example.org, 617-353-4237