English as a Second Language (ESL) Endorsement

School of Education


* ESL Endorsement *

ESL Endorsement


                             ESL Curriculum Worksheet

This program is designed for certified teachers wishing to add the ESL endorsement to their existing certifications.  Students will complete the necessary five graduate courses and take the Oral Proficiency Interview (OPI) and Written Proficiency Test (WPT) in English in order to be eligible for this endorsement.  These courses may be applied to an MAED degree.

Required Courses

EDUC 5201

Current Issues in ESL/BE

EDUC 5202

Introduction to Linguistics

EDUC 5203

Second Language Acquisition

EDUC 5204

Language and Intercultural Communication

EDUC 5205

Methods of Teaching ESL/BE


Admission Requirements for all endorsement programs:
  • An undergraduate degree from an accredited college or university
  • A minimum grade point average of 2.75
  • A teaching certificate
  • Valid Graduate Record Examination (GRE) or Miller Analogies Test (MAT) scores (the MAT is offered at Stockton)
  • Click on How to Apply to complete an application. For more information on these endorsement programs and other MAED opportunities please contact:
             Kimberly Lebak, Ed.D 
             Program Director, MAED
             Assistant Professor of Pedagogy 
             (609) 626-6017