Reading Specialist Graduate Certificate

Offered by: Radford University
Type: Certificates
Format: Online (asynchronous)

About the Program

Our Reading Specialist Certificate offers Reading Specialist endorsement coursework for educators who already have a graduate degree in the field of education and three years of teaching experience. For successful completion of the Reading Specialist Certificate program, all candidates are required to attain a passing score or higher on the Reading for Virginia Educators – Reading Specialist. Candidates will be allowed two opportunities to successfully pass the RVE – Reading Specialist. A Reading Specialist Certificate will not be awarded if a candidate fails to achieve the passing score or higher after taking the RVE a second time. Applications are accepted on a rolling admission basis.

Student Support

We know the path to higher education can be daunting, which is why we’re here to help.

As a student of the Roanoke Higher Education Center, you will have access to:

  • Library collections and services
  • Student Success Center
  • Career Center
  • Computer lab and student lounge
  • Cafe serving breakfast and lunch
  • Free parking with a student parking pass

Visit the program page for more information.