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Teaching English to Speakers of Other Language

Overview

Official Name of Program

Teaching English to Speakers of Other Language

Plan Code

TESOL-AC

Department(s) Sponsoring Program

Career

Graduate

Degree Designation

ADVCERPM - Advanced Certificate Post Master's

HEGIS Code

1508.00

NYSED Program Code

36778 - TESOL-AC

CIP Code

13.1401

The Post Master's Advanced Certificate for Teaching of English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) will prepare teacher candidates to be certified to teach English language learners (ELLs) in public and private schools. This program will lead to New York State TESOL PreK-12 teacher certification. Teacher candidates who have already completed an education Masters will be able to qualify for an extension certificate in TESOL by completing seven courses in the Advanced Certificate program. This program prepares students to teach children and adolescents for whom English is an additional language.

Requirements