The Minor in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) requires 18 hours of English courses. Students enrolling in this program must have at least 2 years of a foreign language or the equivalent at the college level in the case of a native speaker of English, or demonstrated proficiency in English at a level commensurate with the student’s role as a language model and instructor in the case of a non-native speaker of English. Students who wish to enroll in this minor should first meet with an English Department Academic Advisor.
An optional TESOL practicum, ENG 394, may be taken in addition to these 18 hours.
Please note that these requirements are for the 2010-2012 course catalog. Students enrolled under prior catalogs should check with one of the English Department's Academic Advisors for those requirements.
To download and print a copy of the minor in TESOL course requirements, please visit English Advising Forms.
For questions about the minor in TESOL, please contact Mark Vegter
Students of both graduate and undergraduate standing may obtain a state endorsement for Teaching English as a Second Language by fulfilling the following requirements:
Please note that these requirements are for students who enrolled under the 2010-2012 catalog or later. Students who enrolled under prior catalogs should check with one of the English Department's Academic Advisors for those requirements.