Apr 12, 2024  
2023-2024 Academic Catalog 
2023-2024 Academic Catalog

English for Speakers of Other Languages Graduate Certificate

This program (equal to a year of preparation) is designed for those seeking a certificate in English for Speakers of Other Languages.
Candidates may be awarded this certificate by completing the course of study and 60 clock hours of practicum.
The objective is to provide an opportunity for students to receive the coursework required to teach English for Speakers of Other Languages outside of the public school setting. Such settings may include community programs and language programs offered outside of the United States. 
Eastern will only accept 1 transfer course (3 credit equivalent) towards this program. The course must be approved by the program coordinator.
The ESOL practicum courses (ED 545 and ED 548) must be completed through EOU. [Online only certificate]
Candidates must clear the TSPC fingerprinting, background check, and PA1, and have a passing score on the ORELA Civil Rights Exam or a current valid teaching license in the state of Oregon.  Approvals must be made one term prior to registration.


Program Prerequisites: Bachelor’s of Science or Bachelor’s of Art Degree

Total credits required for certificate: 15

Last EPCC update - January 2023

Previous EPCC Checksheet (Spring 2017 update) - this checshseet is for summer 2017-spring 2023