Binghamton’s programs in Literacy Education provide academic study and supervised field experiences at the elementary or secondary school levels for those with initial certification in the following:
• Early Childhood Education
• Childhood Education
• Special Education (or speech/language)
• A grade 7-12 academic subject
Individuals are prepared to assume leadership roles as competent and qualified literacy teachers, specialists and consultants. The completion of this degree and other requirements leads to New York state certification as a literacy teacher. Visit our Graduate School of Education website for more details.
SUNY Binghamton is accredited by the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools and the Board of Regents of the University of the State of New York. Department of Education programs are also accredited by the TEAC (Teacher Education Accreditation Council).