A prospective student may apply at any time and should follow the general graduate application procedure for degree-seeking students (see Graduate Admissions Policies). Admission to the program is based on:
- Apply to the Graduate College and satisfy the minimum admissions requirements of the Graduate College. International applicants must satisfy the international admissions requirements.
- A baccalaureate degree from a regionally accredited U.S. institution of higher learning or a degree from a non-U.S. institution of higher education that is judged equivalent to a U.S. baccalaureate degree by the International Admissions office.
- An undergraduate cumulative grade point average (GPA) of 3.00 (based on a 4-point scale) computed for all undergraduate credits from the applicant’s most recent baccalaureate degree.
- Official transcripts from all colleges attended.
|Graduate Certificate in Literacy Instruction|
|Course Number and Title||Credits|
|ED-LLC 540 Foundations of Literacy Instruction or|
ED-LLC 549 Idaho Comprehensive Literacy or
A passing Idaho Comprehensive Literacy Examination within past 7 years
|ED-LLC 541 Best Practices in Literacy Assessment||3|
|ED-LLC 542 Best Practices in Literacy Improvement||3|
|ED-LLC 545 Writing Processes, Instruction, and Assessment: K-8||3|
|ED-LLC 546 Advanced Study of Children's Literature||3|
|ED-LLC 548 Diversity in Language Acquisition and Literacy Development||3|
|ED-LLC 550 Advanced Content Area Literacy||3|
|ED-LLC 559 Language, Literacy and Culture||3|
Department of Literacy, Language & Culture
In order to be considered* for the Literacy Instruction certificate program, the Graduate application, official transcripts, and all related admission materials and requirements must be turned in by:
Priority: January 15
Priority: September 15
Priority: April 15
*Applications completed after the priority deadline will be considered secondary to applications completed by priority deadline.