This certificate is a 12 credit-hour program and has two concentrations. The Teacher Endorsement Concentration facilitates achievement of the New Mexico Public Education Department (NMPED) TESOL competencies and provides a means for New Mexico teachers to add the TESOL Endorsement to their teaching licenses. Participants must pass the New Mexico Teacher Assessment TESOL exam before applying for the TESOL endorsement with the NMPED.
CORE REQUIREMENTS: (6 HRS.)
EDUC 260 Language Learning and Teaching (3)
EDUC 262 Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (3)
Teacher License Endorsement Concentration (6 HRS.)
Foreign Language Courses ( 6 credits, must be college level, for credit classes)
TOTAL 12 CREDITS