School of Education - George Mason University

International ESOL/ESL Teacher Education Graduate Certificate - PK-12 for Practitioners Concentration

The coursework prepares educators for domestic and international teaching assignments working with culturally & linguistically diverse learners.

The coursework in English to Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) for PK-12 Practitioners is designed for licensed teachers to earn an add-on endorsement in English for speakers of other languages (ESOL). Candidates whose first language is not English may be required to pass an oral and written proficiency assessment in English to meet state licensure requirements and national professional standards.

Note: Students must earn grades of B or higher in all coursework.

A 15-credit certificate in English to Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) for PK-12 Practitioners is in development. For more information on this certificate, please contact Abbey Jones.

Total: 21 credits