First Summer: Summer Reading Institute, 8 credits
READ 700 Foundations of Literacy, 2 credits
READ 761 Advanced Elementary Reading Instruction, 3 credits
READ 722 Secondary School and Content Area Reading, 3 credits
Completion of a certification portfolio as specified by the Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction (external site).
READ 710 Language Acquisition and Disorders for Reading Teachers, 3 credits
Research Paper (Plan B)
Oral Comprehensive Exam
Completion of a certification portfolio for Administrator Standards as specified by the Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction.
Students are not required to begin the program in the summer. For information about alternate start times, contact the program coordinator.
Minnesota and Wisconsin do not have any reciprocal licensing agreements; however, we can provide Minnesota candidates with documentation on how our program specifically meets the requirements of MN Rule 8710.4725 TEACHERS OF READING.