Certificate of Preparation in ESL Teaching (ESL Program Specialist Certificate)
|Admission into the WCU ESL Program Specialist Certificate requires prior and valid Pennsylvania Instructional I or II Certification in a different academic area. Completion of the program thus allows instructors to add teaching ESL in Pennsylvania public schools to their teaching load.|
|Required Courses 1|
|LIN 501||Introduction to Linguistics||3|
|LAN 504||Techniques of Teaching English as a Second Language 2||3|
|LAN 575||Structure of Modern English||3|
|LAN 569||Teaching English Language Learners (ELLs) PK-12 2||3|
|LAN 576||Curriculum and Materials for TESL 2||3|
|Total Minimum Credits Required||18|
Candidate must inform the Program Director upon completion of the required coursework for graduation clearance.
Denotes certification courses which require clearances for field.