Reading Education Endorsement

Valdosta State University
Degree Level Teaching Endorsement
Total Credit Hours 9
Per Credit Hour Cost $293.00

Program Description

The Reading Endorsement is a three-course (9 credit hours) online program specifically for PreK-12 classroom teachers wishing to add expertise to their current State of Georgia Teacher Certification. The endorsement is designed to help meet the literacy needs of the students, regardless of content area. The program meets the competencies required by the Professional Standards Commission’s Georgia Reading Endorsement. Emphases include understanding readers and the reading process, linking assessment and instruction, and exploring specific instructional strategies that can be applied in individual classroom contexts.

Admissions Information

Must hold T-4 (or higher) Certification to be eligible for this endorsement program. Must have a cumulative undergraduate GPA of 2.75 or higher on a 4.0 scale.