Literacy Instruction for Urban Environments (Online)

At Loyola Marymount University, our fully online Master of Arts in Literacy Instruction for Urban Environments will prepare you to lead, whether it’s in the classroom or in your district. As a fully online program, it is designed to serve Pre K-12 school teachers nationwide and to fit with demanding schedules. 

Our approach is grounded in best practices for teaching reading to diverse populations in urban settings, including teaching with technology, and is designed for the realities of today’s classrooms. As part of U.S. News & World Report’s Best Graduate Schools of Education, this program will support you in developing tools to better serve your students while advancing your career with a Master’s degree.

Unable to travel to the university? Unable to take courses after school? LMU’s online program provides the convenience of studying and learning during the hours that work for you. All courses in this two-year, 30-unit program are offered fully online, so whether you are a working professional, a distance learner, or simply someone who requires flexibility in your study schedule, LMU will support you in reaching your personal and professional goals.