Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages

Graduate Certificate Program Summary


Are you an experienced K-12 teacher or an educator working in the community ready to extend your own education to better serve your learners? Apply to the graduate certificate program in Teaching English to Students of Other Languages to build on your existing experience, achieve a broad and deep understanding of educational practice, develop a professional identity, and engage in informed conversations about important issues in teaching and learning.

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Graduate Chair
Dr. Guy Trainin

Graduate Support Staff
Kate Rask

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Application checklist and deadlines

1. Required by Graduate Studies

Submit these items as part of the standard steps to admission.

2. Required by the department

After you apply, allow one business day for us to set up your access so you can complete these requirements via MyRED.

  • GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale
  • Resume
  • Application essay
  • Minimum English proficiency: Paper TOEFL 550, Internet TOEFL 79, IELTS 6.5
Application deadline
Summer: March 15; Fall: March 15; Spring: October 15

This summary page is maintained by Graduate Studies.
For additional details check out the dept./program website: TLTE Graduate Certificates.

Departments: Have an update for this summary? Contact Kurt Mueller.