Certificate in TESOL

Requirements (18 credits)
EN-563Linguistics and the English Language3
or ED-536 Applied Linguistics for Language Teaching
ED-606Diversity in Education3
ED-529Content Literacy3
or EN-558 Teaching Composition
ED-550Teaching English Language Learners in Mainstream Classroom3
ED-583Theories and Practice of ESL Instruction Part I3
ED-584Theories and Practice of ESL Instruction Part II3
Total Credits18

Note

  • Non-native speakers of English are required to take and pass the English Oral Proficiency Interview (OPI) and the Writing Proficiency Test (WPT). Contact the Language Testing International Center. Monmouth University's School of Education requires a copy of the proficiency certificates for both the OPI and WPT.
  • This Certificate does not lead to the NJDOE ESL Endorsement.
  1. Possession of a baccalaureate degree with a minimum 3.0 overall in the undergraduate major.
  2. A passing score for the Oral Proficiency Interview (OPI) in the English Language for non-native speakers of English.