MSU Billings Catalog

Reading (K-12) Teaching Minor

The minor in reading qualifies an individual for an added Reading Endorsement to a Montana Educator License.  The endorsement allows the licensed teacher to serve as reading specialist for kindergarten through grade 12.

Required Courses
EDU 355Reading Junior Field2
EDU 413Developing Student Writing3
EDU 418Dev of Lit in Multicultural3
EDU 430Teaching Reading K-33
EDU 432Lit & Literacy for Young Adlts3
EDU 435Theories in Reading3
EDU 438Literacy Assessmnt, Diag, Inst3
Subtotal20
Restricted Elective
Select one course from the following list or a special workshop in consultation with your faculty advisor.3
Emergent Literacy
Rd & Wrtng Across Curriculum
Reading Round Table
Subtotal
Total Minimum Credits23

Certain courses in this program have prerequisites; students should check the course descriptions for required prerequisites.