English to Speakers of Other Languages
The ESOL program prepares individuals for employment as ESOL teachers, as well as enhancing the skills of teachers in regular classrooms. Courses address language acquisition, developing an intercultural awareness, diagnosis and remediation of second language learners, and curriculum and instruction for second language students. Courses in this program are crosslisted and may be taken at the undergraduate or graduate level. Graduate level classes may be used to fulfill requirements for a Master of Science in Education (M.S.E.) or a Master of Arts (M.A.), Education degree.