Careers: Master of Education in Literacy and Second Language Studies

April 24, 2023
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Literacy and Second Language Studies Career Opportunities

Earning a Master of Education in Literacy and Second Language Studies creates additional opportunities for an educator’s career choices. The demand for teachers is constant and employment growth is high. With an ever-increasing need to support literacy and language learners from pre-school to adult, some of the opportunities for LSLS Master’s graduates include:

  • Reading Specialist
  • English as a second language (ESL); English as an additional language (EAL); English language acquisition (ELA): English language learning (ELL) Teacher
  • Intervention Specialist
  • Learning & Performance Consultant
  • Professional Development Coordinator/Facilitator
  • Curriculum Designer
  • Community ESL Director
  • Administrator
  • Education Reader/Writer
  • Writing Coordinator/Tutor
  • Tourism/Travel Services

By graduation, you will have:

  • Effective design and implementation of reading and writing curricula
  • Assessment and evaluation of reading and writing difficulties
  • Practice with a variety of instructional methods to foster the literacy learning of diverse student populations
  • Strategies for critically analyzing foundational and current research in the field of literacy and second language studies

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