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Dyslexia Therapy, M.Ed.

The Mississippi College Dyslexia Therapist Training Program is a research-based program evolved from Orton-Gillingham, a scientific, universally successful, multisensory teaching approach that combines the auditory, visual, and kinesthetic learning modalities.

The Dyslexia Therapy program received accreditation from the International Multisensory Structured Language Education Council (IMSLEC) in 2008 and the International Dyslexia Association in 2014.

Contact

  • Ms. Shirley Tipton
    Academic Coordinator, Dyslexia Therapy
    Lowrey 106
    tipton@mc.edu
    601.925.7667

Catalog Listings

Requirement

Class Name

Hours

Core Courses   24
EDU 6571 Introduction to Dyslexia Therapy & Multisensory Teaching 3
EDU 6572 Dyslexia Therapy - Theory & Practice 3
EDU 6573 Dyslexia Therapy - Planning & Applications 3
EDU 6574 Dyslexia Therapy - Assessment & Evaluation 3
EDU 6575 Dyslexia Therapy - Internship I 3
EDU 6576 Dyslexia Therapy - Internship II 3
EDU 6577 Dyslexia Therapy - Internship III 3
EDU 6578 Dyslexia Therapy - Internship IV 3
Electives   6
Total Hours   30