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Reading Specialist Certification (UW-Stout)

Education-Related Studies

Earn graduate credits via online courses and meet your professional development goals for Wisconsin Dept. of Public Instruction (WI 17) Reading Specialist certification requirements.

Curriculum

All courses are 3 graduate credits and offered online. No travel to campus required. All courses are 3 graduate credits and offered online. No travel to campus required. Only two courses and a practicum.

The course sequence is:

Total credits required for completion: 9

Admission Requirements

Application Process:

  • Complete Reading Specialist Certification Program Application including Statement of Goals.
  • Email application materials to the current School of Education Student Services Specialist.
  • Submit official transcript showing degree awarded and GPA.

Eligibility is determined by:

  • Evidence of your professional development goals and commitment to working with students with reading needs (written statement of goals)
  • Evidence of your professional development self analysis and reflection (written statement of goals)
  • Goals relating to seeking reading certification (written statement of goals)
  • Evidence of your current teaching license (application form)
  • Evidence of 3.0 GPA or higher in past reading coursework (transcript)

Certificate-Granting Institution

University of Wisconsin Stout

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