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

Undergraduate Students

Undergraduate students at the School of Education benefit from the community feel of a small school along with the resources of a large university. Our students are in the field in both urban and suburban schools as early as their first year at SED.

Graduate Students

Talented graduate students from around the world prepare to become teachers, counselors, administrators, and more in as little as one year at the School of Education. Our students engage in diverse aspects of education both in the classroom and the field.