Elevate Your School’s Literacy Proficiency Level
Your Master Reading Teacher Certificate from University of Houston-Clear Lake's College of Education enables you to work in literacy education at the elementary, intermediate, or high school level. As a Master Reading Teacher, you’ll become a valuable resource to students, their parents, and other teachers. You could be involved in conducting reading assessments at your school and be able to evaluate the results to add valuable input to your school’s reading program. You’ll also be able to incorporate state’s content requirements and performance standards into the school’s reading instruction so that all students’ needs are addressed, including those with reading or learning disabilities or second-language learners.
Achieve Your Master Reading Teacher Certificate for Specialists
A Master Teacher certificate added to an existing Texas teaching certificate designates
the educator as having mastery of a particular subject area. It is the intent that
the master teacher will serve as a resource to fellow teachers.
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Deadlines for Applying
- Graduate Deadlines
Spring 2020New Degree-Seeking Students - December 1
Former UHCL Students - January 21
Summer 2020New Degree-Seeking Students - May 18 (Extended)
Former UHCL Students - May 25
Fall 2020New Degree-Seeking Students - August 10 (Extended)
Former UHCL Students - August 10
Spring 2021New Degree-Seeking Students - December 1
Former UHCL Students - January 19
Please note, some graduate programs have special requirements and different deadlines from those above. For more information visit How to Apply.
Former UHCL Students and non-degree seeking students applying after the deadlines above may be considered for admission on a case-by-case basis. Please contact the appropriate graduate enrollment counselor for more information.
- International Deadlines
Priority – March 1
Final – June 1
Priority – August 1
Final – November 1
Priority – February 1
Final – April 20
Students interested in qualifying for scholarships &/or applying for visas outside the U.S. should apply and submit the application documents/test scores by the priority deadline
*International freshmen applicants will not be accepted for Summer semester.
Accreditations and Distinctions
The College of Education is accredited by the State Board for Educator Certification/Texas Education Agency.
We’ve earned national recognition for accomplishment and innovation, including the Christa McAuliffe Award for Excellence in Teacher Education.