The Advanced Studies in Teaching and Learning (ASTL) program incorporates National Board for Professional Teaching Standards (NBPTS) guidelines to help teachers think and practice as leaders and board-certified educators. This program is designed for teachers with one or more years of teaching or education-related experience who want to continue growing professionally. Coursework covers foundational knowledge, instructional and assessment strategies, and preparation for literacy coaches and staff developers. This program leads to K-12 Reading Specialist licensure.
What it costs
The cost is $595.00 per credit hour for VA state residents or $505.75 per credit hour for VA state residents who are eligible and apply for the 15% PreK-12 VA Educators Discount. All out of state students qualify for an automatic 40% discount and a cost of $795.00 per credit hour. Fees include a $35 per credit hour Distance Education fee. Education Resource, New Student, and other mandatory university and course fees may apply.
This program has rolling admissions, meaning that students can apply at any time.Request Info