This program (equal to a year of preparation) is designed for those seeking a certificate in English for Speakers of Other Languages.
Candidates may be awarded this certificate by completing the course of study and 90 clock hours of practicum. The objective is to provide an opportunity for students to receive the coursework required to teach English for Speakers of Other Languages outside of the public school setting.
Students must complete all courses with a “C-” or better. A minimum of 15 program credits must be completed at EOU. All transfer courses must be transcripted and syllabi must be evaluated for approval by the ESOL team leader. ESOL program practica (90 hours) must be completed at EOU, which includes ED 421L and ED 479. S/U courses may not be elected for program requirements. [On-campus only certificate]