Bilingual and English as a Second Language (ESL) Endorsement/Approval

The Bilingual and English as a Second Language (ESL) Endorsement program offers teachers with a standard Illinois teaching certificate the opportunity to earn an English as a Second Language Endorsement and, if they pass the state language proficiency test, a Bilingual Approval.

Visit the College of Education’s Bilingual and English as a Second Language (ESL) Endorsement Web page for more detailed information about the program.

Fall Courses

Date Course Title Format
August 24 - December 4, 2020 CI 472 - Language Proficiency Assessment and ESL Instruction Online
August 24 - December 4, 2020 CI 481 - Foundations and Current Issues in Educating English Language Learners Online
August 24 - December 4, 2020 CI 482 – Assessment and Instruction: A Multilingual/Multicultural Perspective Online
August 24 - December 4, 2020 CI 540 - Linguistics for Teachers Online