Graduate Programs

Apply: Literacy Specialist

1. Complete your application online, which includes submitting a resume, professional statement, and two letters of recommendation as detailed below.

Professional Statement
Letters of Recommendation

2. Request official transcripts from each college you attended.


3. Submit standardized test scores

Test details

4. Complete additional requirements:

  • Proof of teacher certification from the NYS Teach system. This can be a screenshot that shows your certification has been issued or pending. 
  • If you have not yet applied for certification (pending undergraduate program completion), will require proof of certification within your first term of study.

Application Deadlines

Literacy B-6 program is offered Fall, Spring and Summer.  Literacy 5-12 program will be offered contingent on sufficient enrollment.

Application Deadlines

  • Fall Term: May 1 preferred; applications considered through Aug. 15 as space permits.
  • Spring Term: Oct. 1 preferred; applications considered through Dec. 15 as space permits.
  • Summer Term: March 1 preferred; applications considered through May 1 as space permits

Contact Admissions

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