|M.Ed. in Reading (Rapid City)|
The M.Ed. in Reading prepares educators to assume leadership roles in curriculum development, staff development and literacy evaluation at the K-12 levels. This concentration meets USF, state and national standards. A graduate who successfully completes the program for this area of specialization is eligible for South Dakota Department of Education authorization as a K-12 reading specialist after completing at least three years of teaching experience.
Literacy Research Symposium
The mission of the Literacy Research Symposium is to provide a rigorous and relevant capstone experience for master's degree candidates aimed at building a strong literacy expertise base in the Rapid City Area Schools and Black Hills region.