Summer Literacy Institute


*Institute leads to an Ohio P-12 Reading Endorsement and a BGSU Reading Endorsement Certificate  

This endorsement is for teachers who wish to add a P-12 reading endorsement to their Ohio educator license.

Program Prerequisites:

• Current educator license
• Completed Baccalaureate degree
• Completion of 9-12 hours of reading instruction. Online course work is available for those who do not meet the 9-12 hour prerequisite.


  • Online program for Spring Start: February 13, 2017
  • Online program for Summer Start: April 14, 2017
  • Face-to-Face program: April 14, 2017

Frequently Asked Questions

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Still have questions?

For program information and advising contact Dr. Cynthia Bertelsen at
For program registration information for Face to Face contact Wendy Vaughn at or 419-372-7320
For program registration information for online e-campus contact Jeannine Ware at or 419-372-2912