Fairleigh Dickinson University

University College

Literacy/Reading Specialist Certificate


1000 River Road T-KB1-01


Teaneck, NJ 07940

United States





Program Information

Degree Offered:

Literacy/Reading Specialist Certificate

Format: Campus

Program Description:

FDU's 18-credit LRS Certificate will provide K-12 classroom teachers with a concentration of courses that will extend their knowledge and skills in language arts, literacy and reading, as well as in applications of effective strategies in their classrooms to enhance student literacy as a foundation for all other content areas and learning.  However, candidates interested in New Jersey State Endorsement should click on the link for New Jersey State Literacy/Reading Specialist & Supervisor Endorsement/Certification.

Literacy/Reading Specialist FDU Certificate (18 credits)

EDUC6673 Integrating Literacy and Technology across the Curriculum
EDUC6605 Foundations in Reading I
EDUC6606 Foundations in Reading II
EDUC6607 Diagnosis of Reading Problems
EDUC6666 Supervised Practicum in Correction of Reading Problems
EDUC6582 Distance Learning & Children’s Literature


Fairleigh Dickinson University is accredited by the Commission on Higher Education of the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools.

Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: No

International Financial Aid: No

# of Credits Required: 18

Average Cost per Credit (Graduate): $762.00 USD

Classification: Master's College or University I

Locale: Large Suburb

Size & Settings: 6,000-9,999