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Graduate Certificate in Reading Teacher

Program Details

Marian University offers the Graduate Certificate in Reading Teacher. This program provides reading teacher candidates with experiences that reflect the University’s broader mission of developing the whole person. Based on Marian’s Learning-Centered Conceptual framework, the content and design of the program was developed from guidelines and standards of various professional associations, research, and sound professional practice. The Reading Teacher License is required for teachers specifically assigned to teach reading in grades Pk-12.


  • Bachelor’s degree in education or related area from a regionally or nationally accredited program
  • Wisconsin teaching license or have completed an approved teacher education program and have had at least two years of teaching experience
  • Minimum undergraduate cumulative GPA of at least 3.00 (on a 4.00 scale) or a minimum GPA of 3.30 in the last 60 credits of their undergraduate program

Accreditation & Licensing

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission