The English as a Second Language (ESL) certification program is designed for individuals who possess a New Jersey standard teaching certificate in a content area or elementary education and who wish to become certified to teach English as a Second Language. It requires 21 credits of study in seven courses, and has the option of continuing in the M.Ed. in Bilingual/ESL program. This program is fully online with synchronous meetings.
August 1: Fall semesterDecember 1: Spring semesterApril 15: Summer semester*Applications received after the deadline will be reviewed on a space availability basis*International students are advised to apply by:April 1st: Fall (September intake)November 1st: Spring (January intake)
Professor Gladys VegaProgram Director, Department of Languages and Cultures firstname.lastname@example.org
William Paterson University
300 Pompton Road
Wayne, New Jersey 07470