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Graduate Certificate in Reading and Literacy for K-12 Reading Endorsement

The Graduate Certificate in Reading and Advanced Literacy program is designed to meet the needs of K-12 teachers, who already hold a valid teaching licensure and reading endorsement, supervisors, coaches, and college/university teacher educators who want to increase their effectiveness in the teaching of reading. This program addresses the needs expressed the Florida State Department of Education. The program includes five classes which will provide an in depth view of reading research, theory and the application of current scientific research and trends.

 You can learn more about the program from the Graduate School.


Graduate School Program Overview

K-12 Reading Endorsement (Post-Baccalaureate Certificate)

Program Description for K-12 Reading Endorsement

Major: K-12 Reading Endorsement Degree: Post-Baccalaureate Certificate

Certificate Requirements (15 credits)

RED6000 Lang and Cognit Found for Read (3 Credits)

RED6656 Adv Foundations of Reading (3 Credits)

RED5846 Practicum in Reading (1-3 Credits)

CHOOSE 2 electives

in Consultation with Faculty Advisor (Level 5000 or higher)
Electives must enhance pedagogical, curricular, or content knowledge, thus electives may be selected from graduate courses both/either inside and outside of the College of Education and Human Services. Students should consult with their faculty advisor to select courses that will benefit their personal educational goals.