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Reading Endorsement

The reading endorsement is for teachers who want to specialize in reading instruction. This professional development program uses graduate-level courses to train teachers to be "highly qualified" educators of reading for grades K-12.

Our endorsement programs are designed to have flexibility around your schedule, making earning one a convenient and smooth process.

If the reading endorsement is right for you, complete Step 1 of the useful step-by-step guide to begin your pursuit of this teaching endorsement. The guide will keep you on track to fulfilling all requirements for the endorsement.

Endorsement Resources


Teaching and Learning Academic Services

Ohio State academic programs are designed to prepare students for licensure or certification in Ohio. If you plan to pursue licensure or certification in a state other than Ohio, please review state educational requirements for licensure and certification at