The Curry School of Education offers an M.Ed. in reading instruction, an Ed.S. degree (post-graduate terminal professional) degree and two doctoral level degrees, the Ed.D. and the Ph.D. In addition, two certificate programs are available-- the reading specialist certificate (face to face or hybrid) and Adolescent Literacy (online or hybrid). The certificates and the M.Ed. can be taken online, at our regional centers (Northern Va., Richmond, or Newport News) or on-Grounds in Charlottesville. The Ed.S. and doctoral programs are available in Charlottesville only.
Graduates of the reading program area at the University of Virginia teach children in elementary and secondary classrooms, coach colleagues in exemplary schools, train future teachers in colleges and universities, and conduct research.
The reading program at the University of Virginia is nationally recognized for both research and practice.