Advanced Reading Literacy Instruction

Advanced Reading and Literacy Instruction Graduate Certificate

Details about the program:

  • Time to Completion: 4 Courses/12 Credits
  • Full or Part-time Completion Options
  • Asynchronous Class Instruction
  • 100% Online

The online graduate certificate in advanced reading and literacy instruction at The University of Toledo is designed for licensed teachers who want to be highly qualified to work with struggling readers and writers.

Students will learn about the latest advances in literacy theory, research, and practice.

The coursework that is part of this certificate also meets guidelines for the coursework required for Ohio teachers to add the Ohio Reading Endorsement to their teaching licenses.

What is required after completing my coursework?  
You must take and pass two tests. For information about those tests, visit our frequently asked questions.

What is required after I pass my exams? 
Submit an application to the State of Ohio to receive the endorsement.

Send your exam results to UToledo, as well as the Ohio Department of Education (ODE) so that our “e-signer” will receive notification of your results. Verify to ODE that you have completed all the requirements for the endorsement. 

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