Language, Literacy and Culture

Mission

boy reading bookThe Language, Literacy and Culture Program prepares educational leaders and scholars who understand in complex and diverse ways reading, language and literacy education, particularly as these relate to all issues of social justice and equity. This program emphasizes the development of critical and expansive perspectives on language and multiculturalism with a focus on the relevance of these for K-12 students from diverse ethno-linguistic backgrounds. Participants are encouraged to engage in leadership and research activities in a variety of settings at local, state and federal levels.

 Degree Programs

Undergraduate Program
Undergraduate students are advised by NMSU’s Center for Academic Advising and Student Support located in Garcia Annex.

Masters Programs

Graduate students are advised by faculty within their department. For more information about the Master of Arts in Curriculum & Instruction with a specialization in Language, Literacy & Culture, please visit the C & I MA Programs web page. MA Handbook

Doctoral Programs

Graduate students are advised by faculty within their department. For more information about the Doctorate in Curriculum & Instruction with a specialization in Literacy, Language & Culture, please visit the C & I Doctoral Program web page.