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COEHD  Degree Information Sheet

ESL Supplemental Teacher Cert

Bicultural-Bilingual Studies  |   Undergraduate Certificate/Certification

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Purpose of Program

ESL Supplemental Teacher Certification may be completed by any teacher certification student. Courses in this sequence will provide the necessary coursework addressing the TExES ESL Supplemental examination. Eighteen (18) semester credit hours are required for the ESL Supplemental Teacher Certification, however, 6 of these hours are already included in other teacher certification programs. Students pursuing EC–6 and grades 4–8 teacher certification may complete the ESL Supplemental Teacher Certification with only 12 additional hours of coursework.

Program Options

BBL 3023 Mexican American Culture

or

BBL 3403   Cultural and Linguistic Diversity in a Pluralistic Society (required for EC–6 and grades 4–8 teacher certification programs)

ESL 3003   Language and Schooling

ESL 3023   Second Language Teaching and Learning in EC–6 (required for EC–6 teacher certification programs)

or

ESL 3063   Second Language Acquisition in Early Adolescence (required for grades 4–8 teacher certification programs)

ESL 3033   Foundations of English as a Second Language

ESL 3053   Literacy in a Second Language

ESL 4003   Approaches to Second Language Teaching



Career Opportunities

Students who complete the program, graduate from the university, and obtain their teacher certification will be able to pursue a career as an English as a Second Language (ESL) educator at the EC-6, 4-8, and 8-12 levels.

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Admission Requirements



All applicants must meet UTSA admission requirements and be in good standing with last institution attended (previous college experience). In addition, applicants must meet/fulfill the following departmental requirements or submissions:


Requirements for Admission to The University of Texas at San Antonio:

http://www.utsa.edu/admissions/undergrad/requirements/2013-requirements.html


Undergraduate Catalog:

http://catalog.utsa.edu/undergraduate/



UTSA ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS:
Freshmen | Freshmen (International) | Transfers | Transfer (International) | Re-Admission | Non-Degree Seeking


UNDERGRADUATE CERTIFICATES/CERTIFICATION//DECLARING A MINOR:
For assistance with Admission with these programs, or for further information, students should consult with the Department, COEHD Advising, and the Certification Center before proceeding.



How to Apply


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Financial Aid & Scholarships


Undergraduate Financial Assistance

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Undergraduate Contacts/Departments

Undergraduate Programs

COLLEGE OF EDUCATION & HUMAN DEVELOPMENT   210-458-4370

   - Advising

IDEDAdvising@utsa.edu 210-458-4424

   - Certification Center

  210-458-6287

   - Scholarships

francesca.bronder@utsa.edu 210-458-4021
     
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   - Financial Aid & Enrollment Services Center

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210-458-8000

Departments

BICULTURAL-BILINGUAL STUDIES   210-458-4426
COUNSELING   210-458-2600
EDUCATIONAL LEADERSHIP AND POLICY STUDIES   210-458-6620
EDUCATIONAL PSYCHOLOGY   210-458-2650
INTERDISCIPLINARY LEARNING AND TEACHING   210-458-5969
KINESIOLOGY, HEALTH, AND NUTRITION   210-458-6224