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Added Authorization, Reading & Literacy

Added Authorization, Reading & Literacy

Under Common Core standards, teachers are to use “complex and varied” texts to help students learn reading comprehension. Do you have the skills to help your students achieve this?

The Added Authorization, Reading & Literacy program at CSU Bakersfield will equip you to meet the Common Core requirement and enrich the learning experience of your students! Students have the option to enroll in the Added Authorization, Reading & Literacy program as a stand-alone certificate, or pursue it concurrently with the M.A. in Education - Curriculum and Instruction master's degree.

At A Glance



Average Completion Time

1 Year

Cost Per Credit



CSUB Campus



Admission Cycles

Fall, Spring, and Summer

Next application deadline

Fall 2019: July 1, 2019

Admission Requirements

Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university
3.0 GPA in last 90 units of all coursework
Valid teaching credential
One set of transcripts with degree posted (can be unofficial)

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