Possess the knowledge and skills necessary to be an effective ELL, ESL or TESOL educator.
Be prepared to teach English to speakers of other languages. Serve culturally diverse students in K-12 schools, adult education programs, and university intensive English programs in the U.S. and internationally. UND's online TESOL certificate prepares professional teachers to enter this growing field and help students with the challenges of learning English.
- Program type:
- Certificate - Graduate
- Est. time to complete:
- 1.5 years
- Credit hours:
What is TESOL certification?
UND's TESOL Certification Online
Completion of coursework leads to eligibility for the North Dakota ELL teacher endorsement. It may completely or partially fulfill ELL, ESL or TESOL endorsement requirements in other states.
Participate in a required 60 hours of practicum experience in a school near your local community.
Design and implement culturally relevant and sustaining instruction that integrates English language development with academic learning.