The Christian School Department at Faith is authorized by the Iowa Department of Education to offer the K-8 Iowa Reading Endorsement. Faith now provides online courses to help you earn this endorsement. Taking these courses will add to your credentials and may also satisfy continuing education requirements.
|Even-Numbered Years (2016, 2018)||Instructor
|Children's Literature||Prof. Mary Jo Brown||1|
|Adolescent Literature||Prof. Jan Wooster||2|
|Language Acquisition and Development||Prof. Virginia Sebok||3|
|Odd-Numbered Years (2017, 2019)|
|Reading Instructional Strategies||Prof. Virginia Sebok||3|
|Reading Practicum||Prof. Virginia Sebok and TBA||3|
|Content Area Reading-Elementary||Prof. Mary Jo Brown||1|
|Content Area Reading-Secondary||Prof. Jan Wooster||2|
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You will need to complete an application online and then send in the following:
• Two completed Pastor/Christian Worker reference forms (cannot be completed by relatives)
• College transcripts
If you are a current Faith student, contact the Registrar's Office to enroll in these classes.
Tuition: $417 per credit hour
Online Technology Fee: $25 per credit hour
A one-time matriculation fee of $50 may be charged to new students enrolling in a degree program.
Please pay by check, phone, or online within the first week of class.
At this time, online courses at Faith are not eligible for financial aid or scholarships.
Q: When should I apply?
A: You can complete an application up to a year begin the class begins. Registration must be complete two weeks prior to the start of the class.
Q: Do I need to complete a new application for every class?
A: No. Once you have applied for a reading endorsement course, you can continue enrolling in the next class without reapplying.
Q: What do I do once I am enrolled?
A: Once you become an online student, you will receive login information from Faith. You will then be required to take a short online orientation before your first class.
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