MAE Endorsements

K-12 Reading Endorsement

Reading Endoresement program, powered by UThink

Acquire knowledge and skills to:

  • assess and identify the reading needs of students
  • prescribe differentiated reading instruction
  • use instructional strategies to meet the needs of all students

Learn more about the K-12 Reading Endorsement

K-12 TESOL Endorsement

TESOL, English as a second language, international students

Acquire knowledge and skills to:

  • develop culturally relevant instruction
  • implement an effective model to differentiate instruction
  • use effective instructional strategies to support ELL learners

Learn more about TESOL


Heidelberg University’s Master of Arts in Education (MAE) program also offers endorsement in 4/5 Early Childhood Generalist. Classes are held on campus in Tiffin, Ohio during summer semester. 

To obtain an endorsement, students must successfully complete the required coursework (12 credit hours for TESOL and Reading, 10 credit hours for 4/5), pass the state mandated content exam, and apply for the endorsement to be added to a valid Ohio teaching license.

Non-degree applicants are subject to the admission and enrollment policies of the MAE program at Heidelberg.

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