This program is offered fully online with summer institutes. Apply for our May 2022 cohort starting July 1, 2021

Program Options:

Program Highlights

  • Curriculum focused on the Science of Reading.
  • Designed for the working professional, the Mount’s Doctoral program is convenient to an educator’s schedule, available fully online with on-campus summer institutes.
  • Built on the success of our fully online, IDA Accredited graduate programs in Reading Science.
  • We aim to prepare the next generation of education professors and literacy leaders to teach and lead others in the practices that have been identified most advantageous through scientifically-based reading research.



The mission of the Reading Science Program is to prepare educational leaders in the science of reading to effect social justice through impacting educational systems, enabling these systems to provide effective research-based literacy instruction for all. 
Forms and Information


Graduate Admission
800-654-9314, extension 4807

For additional information, please contact:
Dr. Amy Murdoch
Reading Science Director