Reading Endorsement

Reading Endorsement

To complete the Reading Endorsement, candidates must either have a teaching license or be completing the requirements toward it. The Reading Endorsement may be for grades K-8 or grades 5-12. The required courses for each are listed below.

Grades K-8

COMM 333 Intercultural Communications - 3 hrs.
ENG 105 College Composition and Research - 4 hrs.
ENG 201 Writing & Research about Literature - 3 hrs.
EDUC 324 Primary Literacy Methods - 3 hrs.
EDUC 338 Children’s Literature - 2 hrs.
EDUC 342 Intermediate Literacy Methods - 3 hrs.
EDUC *451 Diagnostic and Assessment Reading Methods - 3 hrs.
EDUC *452 Remedial Reading Methods - 3 hrs.
EDUC 453 Reading Practicum - 3 hrs.

*Prerequisite EDUC 324: Primary Literacy Methods. COMM 333 may be taken with Reading Practicum. All other courses
must be completed before completing practicum.

Grades 5-12

COMM 333 Intercultural Communications 3 hrs.
ENG 105 College Composition and Research 4 hrs.
ENG 201 Writing & Research about Literature 3 hrs.
ENG 348 Literature for Adolescents Methods 3 hrs.
ENG 382 Modern English Grammars 3 hrs.
EDUC 327 Reading in the Secondary Content 2 hrs.
EDUC *451 Diagnostic and Assessment Reading Methods 3 hrs.
EDUC *452 Remedial Reading Methods 3 hrs.
EDUC 454 Reading Practicum 3 hrs.

*Prerequisite EDUC 324: Primary Literacy Methods. COMM 333 may be taken with Reading Practicum. All other courses
must be completed before practicum.

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