Online Reading Endorsement Program

Program Description

The UThink program is a unique online learning system offered in partnership with Heidelberg University for affordable graduate coursework leading to a Reading Endorsement. 

Obtain your Reading Endorsement from Heidelberg University by completing four classes and passing the OAE Reading subtest I( 038) and Reading subtest II (039). Both passing rates are 220. UThink has partnered with Heidelberg University to offer classes and a delivery system specifically designed to provide convenient and flexible learning opportunities for educators. Classes will be offered every Fall, Spring and Summer semester.

Program Requirements

There are four online courses that are required for the Reading Endorsement. Foundations of Literacy, Diagnosis of Reading Abilities, Content Area Reading and Reading Intervention. The courses prepare educators to teach reading and literacy skills to kindergarten through grade 12 students. Coursework also prepares educators to meet state and professional standards. 

For further information, please contact:

Katie Zeyen, Coordinator, Graduate Admission, 419-448-2602

Dr. Karen Jones, Director, Heidelberg School of Education, 419-448-2130 

Dr. Eileen Carr, Director of UThink, 567-694-6530

Program Prerequisites

Reading Endorsement Courses and Sequence

If you wish to complete coursework in two semesters, register for EDRE 552 in Term 1 and EDRE 555 in Term 2 in the first semester. In the second semester, register for EDRE 553 in Term 1 and and EDRE 556 in Term 2.

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