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Reading & Literacy Instruction

Graduate Admissions Requirements

Accepting Applications for Summer 2018

* This new program is in the process of being created. Areas such as curriculum, credits, and schedules are coming soon! 


Prospective students may apply for admission to the MSEd/EdS in Reading & Literacy Instruction throughout the year. Each candidate will be reviewed by the Graduate Faculty Committee to determine the right course of study for each applicant.

Please visit the MSEd/EdS in Reading & Literacy Instruction program page to learn about curriculum, faculty, program options and more! 


For consideration, applicants must submit the following documents to the Office of Graduate Admissions:

  1. A completed application - Apply Now (Application fee is waived if you apply online)
  2. An original essay of at least 250 words on the topic "Why the MSEd/EdS in Reading & Literacy Instruction is important to me, my career goals, and my life and professional goals?"
  3. Undergraduate and graduate transcripts (a GPA of 3.0 is preferred)
  4. A current resume
  5. Two recommendations - Click Here to download the form
  6. Sign and return the Program Requirement Form 
  7. Submit copy of MTEL results (Licensure Applicants Only)
  8. Submit a copy of your current teaching license (Licensure Applicants Only)

Recommendation forms and official transcripts must be mailed directly to Bay Path University's Office of Graduate Admissions:

East Longmeadow Campus Mail to:
Bay Path University
Office of Graduate Admissions
588 Longmeadow Street
Longmeadow, MA 01106