English Second Other Language

Imagine teaching English to a child from another culture or country. Integrating multi-language teaching techniques and teaching new skills offers tremendous satisfaction when helping children learn to speak English.

English Second Other Language Degree

With this program, you’ll begin by learning how to respond to diverse learners from other cultures. You’ll learn to research methods, teach and assess bilingual and bicultural children. You’ll discover the ins and outs of the English as a Second Language (ESL) program and how to utilize it to benefit your students.

Specific courses you’ll take as part of this program include:

  • Multicultural Relationships in Educational Organizations
  • Assessment of Linguistically Diverse Students
  • Teaching Diverse Learners
  • English as a Second Language
  • ESL and Bilingual Instruction Methodologies

Preparing to Work in English Second Other Language

This program opens the door to teaching in ESL or bilingual programs, primarily within the public school system. Some community organizations also employ teachers who teach English to multi-cultural students.

To acquire a position within the school system, ESL/ESOL certification or licensure is required, depending on the state of employment. Learn more about earning your degree in English as a second or other language.

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