Endorsement: English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) Education


The endorsement program will prepare you to teach English to speakers of other languages in grades P-12. The ESOL Endorsement is approved by the Georgia Professional Standards Commission (PSC).

Students seeking to fulfill requirements for this endorsement must complete and submit a College of Education endorsement application through the Graduate Admissions Office. Both new students and students currently enrolled must complete an admission application to earn the endorsement.

Program Contact Information:

Dr. James Jupp
Graduate Program Director and Coordinator
Email: jcjupp@georgiasouthern.edu
Phone: (912) 478-5203

NOTE: Official report of scores on the Miller Analogies Test (MAT) or the verbal, quantitative and analytical writing sections of the Graduate Records Exam (GRE) are not needed for admission to the endorsement program only. The scores are required for admission to a degree program.

English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) Education Endorsement Admission Requirements
1. Hold a bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited institution.
2. Hold a valid Georgia Level Four Teaching Certificate.
3. Complete 9 credits of prescribed course work.

  • ESED 5233G – Applied Linguistics: ESOL (3)
  • ESED 5234G – Cultural Issues: ESOL (3)
  • ESED 5235G – Methods for ESOL (3)

 

Reading Endorsement: Classroom Teacher of Reading Program
Fall Spring Summer
Final Deadline Priority: March 15
Final: July 1
Priority: Oct 1
Final: Dec 1
Priority: March 1
Final: April 1

Last updated: 5/18/2017

Office of Graduate Admissions • PO Box 8113 Statesboro, GA 30460 • (912) 478-5384 • gradadmissions@georgiasouthern.edu