English as a Second Language (ESL) Graduate Endorsement
|Requirements (18 credits)|
|EN-563||Linguistics and the English Language||3|
|or ED-536||Applied Linguistics for Language Teaching|
|ED-606||Diversity in Education||3|
|EDL-575||Methods of Teaching Language Arts and Content Literacy at the Elementary Level||3|
|or ED-529||Content Literacy|
|ED-550||Teaching English Language Learners in Mainstream Classroom||3|
|ED-583||Theories and Practice of ESL Instruction Part I||3|
|ED-584||Theories and Practice of ESL Instruction Part II||3|
- A bachelor’s degree (BA or BS) with a satisfactory overall GPA per state requirements (see New Jersey Department of Education for details).
- A standard New Jersey Instructional Certificate or a CEAS. If the applicant is not a certified teacher, the applicant must hold a New Jersey Certificate of Eligibility and be employed in an ESL position requiring certification.
As an added part of an initial certificate program:
- Admission into any of the Monmouth University Initial Teaching Certification Programs (MAT).