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Office Hours:

Monday - Friday
8 a.m. - 5 p.m. CST

Extended Student Services Hours:

7 a.m. - 7 p.m. CST

Rosemary Boggs
Program Coordinator


Required Courses (15 credit hours)

  • EDCI 720 – ESL/Dual Language Methods (3 credits)
  • EDCI 731 – ESL/Dual Language Linguistics (3 credits)
  • EDCI 740 – Culture and Language in Classroom Practice (3 credits)
  • EDCI 742 – ESL/Dual Language Assessment (3 credits)
  • EDCI 745 – ESL/Dual Language Elementary Practicum (3 credits)


  • EDCI 746 – ESL/Dual Language Secondary Practicum (3 credits)

Course descriptions can be viewed under Curriculum and Instruction, Section G6 in the Graduate Catalog. See when courses are offered on the at-a-glance chart.

The ESL courses use curricula aligned to the following national standards and benchmarks:

  • Common Core State Standards
  • TESOL/NCATE Standards for P-12 Teacher Education Programs
  • Center for Research on Education, Diversity and Excellence
  • National Board for Professional Teaching Standards
  • Response to Intervention
  • Multi-Tier System of Supports

Endorsement Credentials

Upon completion of the curriculum for the English as a second language endorsement program, individuals must apply for endorsement credentials. For more information about licensing and endorsement programs, visit the College of Education's License Application Information webpage.