Reading/Literacy Specialization – Careers

What Can I Do With A Reading/Literacy Specialization Degree?

Reading Specialists work in a variety of settings helping individuals improve reading and language skills. Most specialist work in elementary schools designing programs, collaborating with classroom teachers, working one-on-one with children, administrators and parents. According to the website,, the median annual salary for a reading specialist is $49,688.

Office of Career and Professional Development

We are here to help graduate students navigate their way through the process of seeking meaningful and valuable career experiences, including internships, service opportunities, and part-time and full-time positions. Our team helps you develop a resume and cover letters, conduct mock interviews and contemplate your future career choices. We also offer ongoing professional development workshops and events.

The Office of Career and Professional Development team works closely with faculty to identify specific strategies for employment in yourtargeted industry. Expect a personalized experience as we support you in finding your niche in your chosen field.

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