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WKU offices in Bowling Green will open at 10 a.m. Friday. Classes Friday remain canceled and campuses in Glasgow, Owensboro and Elizabethtown/Ft. Knox remain closed Friday. Saturday classes in Bowling Green will proceed as scheduled. Here is a link to the University’s attendance policy during adverse weather conditions. Use caution and watch for slick spots on roads and walks. 

Residence Halls remain open until noon Saturday. Bemis & Barnes have space for those who need to stay longer. Visit WKU Housing & Residence Life for more information.

The high school regional basketball tournament games scheduled for Wednesday night were canceled. Games will be rescheduled for Friday/Saturday. Follow WKU News for the latest updates. #WKUAlert

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Literacy Certificate


About Our Program

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The Literacy in Post-Secondary Settings Certificate is an 18 credit hour graduate certificate designed for students who want to increase their skill levels in providing research-based literacy instruction, particularly at the post-secondary level, but do not hold teacher certification.

The main objective of the Literacy in Post-Secondary Settings Certificate is to provide those who teach outside P-12 settings, particularly in community college, technical college, and adult education institutions, with advanced courses in literacy.

This certificate aligns with the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS) accreditation guidelines as it provides those who currently teach or desire to teach reading classes18 hours of post-secondary literacy education coursework.










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