What does MPCL cost?

Estimated Costs to Train a Literacy Coach

Initial Internship Year
Service Cost
Technical Services
Includes: Seven internship weeks at the University of Maine, two site visits by MPCL faculty, consultation with school, and leadership team retreat
$11,000.00
Tuition (subject to change)
Includes: Tuition for nine-credit graduate course, EEL 650 – Maine Partnership in Comprehensive Literacy Coach Internship
4,122.00
Non-degree fee
If the LC intern is not an enrolled student at the University, there is a non-degree fee
35.00
Books/Materials
Includes: textbooks and internship modules
2,000.00
Classroom Books/Materials
Includes books and materials for the literacy coach’s classroom during the internship year
2,000.00
Expenses during internship weeks at the University
Lodging, meals and travel
3,500.00
Total
Plus the local school budget salary of the Literacy Coach
$22,657.00
Yearly Expenses after the Internship Year
Continuing Professional Development
Includes: Professional development days at the University of Maine and expenses for site visits by University Trainer
$1,700.00
Expenses for Conferences
Literacy Coaches are required to attend one literacy conference a year
500.00
Total $2,200.00