English as a Second Language (ESL)
Prepare for Arizona's English as a Second Language (ESL) endorsement with field-intensive, standards-based courses. Classes emphasize technology, diversity and current ESL theory. Complete this program by taking a combination of evening, weekend and online classes. A suggested completion schedule is available online.
Before you can enroll, you must earn a bachelor's degree in education or a subject discipline.
Program/Major Codes: CRDENDORSEA/EDE
What can I do with this certificate?
Career options: ESL classroom teacher, resource teacher or other ESL specialist.
Academic options: Continue your education with post-graduate work in education or a subject discipline, or pursue other specialized endorsements offered by Pima.
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Required Core Courses
|Course #||Course Title||Credits|
|EDU 243||ESL Practicum||3|
|EDU 244||Teaching Reading and Writing to ESL Students||3|
|EDU 246||Assessment of ESL Students||3|
|EDU 247||Family/Community Involvement in ESL Student Instruction||3|
|EDU 274||Structured English Immersion Foundations||3|
|EDU 281||Structured English Immersion Methods||3|
|or EDU 286||Structured English Immersion Methods (Completion)|