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Teach. Facilitate understanding. Equip students whose native language is not English with the language skills they need to succeed. Enhance your teaching degree with an ESL add-on licensure that delivers the skills, knowledge and credentials you need to become an ESL instructor.

The ESL add-on licensure will provide you with the skills needed to better meet the needs of your English language learners. It may also open up opportunities for you to teach ESL.

Use the skills learned in our courses to:

  • Plan lessons that capitalize on the unique experiences and backgrounds of your students.
  • Instruct students in reading, writing, and speaking in English.
  • Help students master difficult pronunciation.
  • Learn English grammar and how to teach it to students.
  • Serve as advocates for English language learners and their families.

The Online English as a Second Language Add-on Licensure Program is designed specifically for licensed teachers.

Common employers include but are not limited to:

  • Public schools
  • Private and parochial schools
  • DaDa Online English as a Second Language
  • Qkids
  • EF English First
  • Community colleges
  • Community outreach programs
  • Social services programs

Job Titles

ESL teachers are in demand. Graduates of this program typically seek add-on ESL licensure and find employment in the field of education with the following titles:

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