University of New England

Distance Education

Certificate of Graduate Study - Education in Literacy Graduate Certificate (K-12)


11 Hills Beach Road

Biddeford, ME 04005

United States





Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Certificate of Graduate Study - Education in Literacy Graduate Certificate (K-12)

Format: Online

Program Description:

At University of New England the Literacy Gradute Certificate concentration is designed for those K-12 educators whose aspiration is to probe deeper into the meaning of reading and writing for all students to be triumphant. Present research and theory are translated into practice with each and every class. Teachers will be coached to realize these strategies and join contemporaries on-line to evaluate the conclusion. Additionally, assessment in literacy will be linked to next steps in connecting data to teaching practice. Study skills and literacy interventions that can be used within the content area will be explored. In short, the basic principle of this concentration is that literacy skills are vital for all students to thrive, so how do we transform what the research indicates to inform practice. Total course hours is 15.


The University of New England is accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges, (NEASC).

Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: No

International Financial Aid: No

Classification: Master's College or University II

Loans Offered: Federal and Private educational loans are available.

Locale: Small City

Size & Settings: 3,000-5,999

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