Fully Online Ohio Endorsements and/or Teacher Advancement & Endorsement Programs

We offer these fully online professional advancement options, for students while obtaining a Master of Arts in education: 

  • Ohio Gifted Intervention Specialist (K-12) Endorsement- For those who have a teaching license and are looking to serve gifted and talented students in their school settings.
  • Ohio Pre-Kindergarten Special Needs Endorsement Program- For teachers who hold an early childhood or an intervention specialist license and want to expand their teaching to include children ages three-five with special needs.  
  • Ohio Teacher Leader Endorsement– For those who already have a teaching license anda completed/in progress master's degree who would like to pursue leadership roles in their school settings. 
  • Reading Science Master of Arts- For those who want to teach reading using highly effective, research-based methods.
  • Ohio Reading Endorsement Program- For those who want to teach reading in Ohio or serve as a reading specialist across K-12.
  • Dyslexia Certificate – For those who seek the certificate which verifies an in-depth knowledge base related to the field of reading and language development, assessment, instruction, and individual differences.

For more information contact Graduate Admission (GraduateAdmission@msj.edu)


No matter where you are in your career, Mount St. Joseph University has fully-online endorsement programs to help you make the biggest impact. Let us know which program interests you and someone from our School of Education will follow up with you soon.