Reading is Transformative
When children build their vocabulary, improve their writing skills, and become lifelong readers, their lives improve and their opportunities expand. You can be instrumental in that process with your Bachelor of Arts in Literature with English, Language Arts, and Reading EC-12 Certification from University of Houston-Clear Lake. Learn creative strategies to teach kids to become more proficient readers and writers, value reading, improve their grammar and appreciate the works of great authors through critical thinking and analysis, research and collaboration.
Lessons for the Next Generation
UHCL’s committed faculty in the College of Education and College of Human Sciences
and Humanities will provide you with a strong foundation, both academically and pedagogically,
along with extensive field experiences for prospective Literature teachers. You will
begin your student teaching once you have passed all of your required state teacher
certification exams,. Your professors maintain a close partnership with multiple school
districts, promoting UHCL students’ placement in those systems. Additionally, with
facilitation from Career Services, you’ll attend a job fair every semester. Most College
of Education graduates find a job placement immediately after graduation.
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This degree has a specific set of courses you’ll need to complete before you can graduate from University of Houston-Clear Lake. Learn more about the classes that will help you complete the requirements of this degree.
Deadlines for Applying
- Freshman Deadlines
Priority - February 1
Final (Summer Session I) - June 10*
Final (Summer Session II) - July 15*
*Online application closes May 21. Freshman students applying after May 21 must submit all required documents along with paper application to the Office of Admissions.
Priority - February 1
Final - August 1
Priority - September 1
Final - December 1
- Transfer Deadlines
Spring 2019Final - January 22
Summer 2019Priority – May 21
Final (Summer Session I) – June 10
Final (Summer Session II) – July 15
Fall 2019Priority - August 12
Final - August 26
Spring 2020Priority - January 1
Final - TBA
Online applications close for transfer students after the Priority Deadline. Students who apply after the priority deadline must submit all required documentation with their paper application to the Office of Admissions and will be processed for late registration.
- 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.