Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages, Graduate Certificate (GC)

The graduate certificate in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) prepares graduate students to teach English learners in a variety of U.S. and international contexts, including K-12 and higher education.

Licensure-Preparation Track (24 Credits):
ENG 582 - Teaching Listening and Speaking to English Learners (4)
ENG 584 - Teaching Grammar and Vocabulary to English Learners (4)
ENG 586 - Theories of Second Language Teaching and Learning (4)
ENG 587 - Teaching Reading and Writing to English Learners (4)
ENG 589 - Policies, Programs, and Assessment for K-12 English Learners (4)
ENG 689 - Sociolinguistics and Pragmatics (3)
KSP 662 - Practicum in the K-12 Environment (1)

Non-Licensure Track (18-19 Credits):
Core (4 credits)
ENG 586 - Theories of Second Language Teaching and Learning (4)

Methods (8 credits)
ENG 582 - Teaching Listening and Speaking to English Learners (4)
ENG 584 - Teaching Grammar and Vocabulary to English Learners (4)
ENG 587 - Teaching Reading and Writing to English Learners (4)

Specialization (6-7 credits)
Courses may not double count.
ENG 582 - Teaching Listening and Speaking to English Learners (4)
ENG 584 - Teaching Grammar and Vocabulary to English Learners (4)
ENG 587 - Teaching Reading and Writing to English Learners (4)
ENG 624 - TESOL Practical Experience (3)
ENG 629 - Second Language Literacy (3)
ENG 633 - Second Language Acquisition (3)
ENG 634 - Topics in TESOL/Applied Linguistics (3)
ENG 686 - Second Language Assessment (3)
ENG 689 - Sociolinguistics and Pragmatics (3)

More Information:
For more information about the TESOL Graduate Certificate, please contact Paolo Infante, ESL Licensure Advisor.