Reading Specialist Certificate Student
College of Education & Liberal Arts

Reading Specialist Graduate Certificate

Teach and Encourage Students with a Range of Reading and Writing Abilities

Our Reading Specialist certificate will provide you with advanced knowledge and skills to help students develop literacy skills to become fluent, independent readers.

Meets Delaware Department of Education Academic Requirements

The Reading Specialist Graduate Certificate meets the needs of current educators who want to pursue the Department of Education (DOE) Reading Specialist certification without having to pursue a degree.

In-Depth Courses Led by Active Practitioners

Courses provide foundational knowledge so you can design or implement an integrated, comprehensive, and balanced curriculum.

The Choice of Top Educators

More than 3,500 current Delaware teachers have graduated from Wilmington University, including 10 of the last 12 Delaware Teachers of the Year. We’re proud to be the choice of so many local education leaders.

Dual-Credit ADVANTAGE™ Program

Earn this Dual-Credit Certificate and apply the credits to a related WilmU degree program! Dual-Credit ADVANTAGE lets you earn multiple credentials simultaneously — accelerating your education goals and making your credits even more valuable. Learn more about WilmU's Dual-Credit ADVANTAGE™.

Why a WilmU Certificate?

Wilmington University certificate programs teach you the subject-specific knowledge you need to advance in your career or to simply explore a new field. Build skills that can give you greater opportunities in your evolving field today. Many WilmU certificate programs can be completed online or at several of our face-to-face locations!

Careers Related to the Reading Specialist Certificate

  • Literacy Specialist
  • Title I Teachers
  • Teachers

The Reading Specialist certificate is available in the following formats and locations:




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