Graduate Certificate

Program Director: Dr. Barbara O’Byrne
College of Education and Professional Development

Program Highlights:

  • The Certificate consists of 6 required courses and a series of performance assessments.

Gainful Employment Program Disclosure

Certificate Application Essentials:

How to apply:

  • Prospective certificate-only students should apply for admission to Marshall University as a Professional Development student and select the Literacy Education Certificate on the application form.
  • Applicants should follow the admissions process described in the Graduate Catalog, or at the Graduate Admissions website:
  • Students can pursue the graduate certificate while enrolled in the master’s program in Elementary or Secondary Education by submitting a Secondary Program Request form.

Deadline for Application: December 1 (Spring semester); August 1 (Fall Semester); May 1 (Summer)