Because literacy forms the core of educational achievement, it is essential educators have a firm grasp on literacy instruction. To meet this need, Ball State University offers an online Graduate Certificate in Elementary Education with a concentration in Literacy Instruction. This online literacy degree program is designed for reading coaches, reading specialists, remedial reading teachers, and other elementary teachers who would like to add a reading license to their current license.
Graduates are prepared to lead students up the path to literacy achievement. Courses cover topics including elementary reading, integrating technology for literacy instruction, current trends and issues in literacy, and reading diagnosis.
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Program Accreditation & Licensing
Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)
School Accreditation & Licensing
Ball State University is accredited by:
Higher Learning Commission (HLC)
Program Requirements & Restrictions
Minimum EducationBachelor Degree
Recommended GPA2.75 or above (4.0 scale)
Official College Transcript(s)