The Literacy Coaching concentration of the Literacy/Reading Instruction graduate certificate is designed for current Reading Specialists or others with a strong background in literacy who want to more effectively support teachers’ professional learning, and ultimately student achievement, through literacy coaching. Coursework provides an in-depth understanding of adult learning, effective professional development techniques, strategies for supporting collaboration and communication, using data to foster change, ways to more effectively use technology when working with teachers, and issues of diversity and equity in literacy instruction. For more information, visit cehd.gmu.edu/LiteracyCoaching.
What it costs
The cost for this program is $687.00 per credit hour for VA state residents or $887.00 per credit hour for Non-VA residents. See the Cost tab below for a breakdown of tuition and fees. All of Mason’s tuition rates and fees can be found on our Student Accounts site. Educators who live and work in Virginia may be eligible for the PreK-12 VA Educators Discount for classes offered by the College of Education and Human Development.
This program has a priority application deadline of April 1 for Fall and November 1 for Spring. Applications are accepted on a space-available basis after the priority deadlines. For all application information and deadlines, see the CEHD Admissions site.Request Info