English as a Second Language Certificate

Certificate of Art - Engl as a Sec Lang

College Humanities & Sciences

Degree Specific Credits: 22

Required Cumulative GPA: 2.0

Catalog Year: 2017-2018

Note: The Certificate is issued by the University upon the recommendation of the Linguistics Program and the Faculty Senate


Core Courses16
Required Courses
Core Options
Elective Courses6
Total Hours22

Core Courses

Rule: Must complete the following subcategories

16 Total Credits Required

Required Courses

Rule: All courses are required

Note: LING 495 may be taken for 1 credit on a credit/no credit basis.

LING 470Linguistic Analysis3
LING 471Phonetics and Phonology3
LING 472Generative Syntax3
LING 480Tchg Engl as For Lang3
LING 495ESL Practicum (may be taken on a credit/no credit basis)1
Total Hours13

Minimum Required Grade: C-

Core Options

Rule: Complete 1 of the following courses

LING 477Bilingualism3
or LING 478 Learner Language
Total Hours3

Minimum Required Grade: C-

Elective Courses

Rule: Complete 2 of the following courses

Note: LING 477 or LING 478 may be taken as an Elective if not taken as a Required

Select two of the following:6
Language and Culture
Total Hours6

Minimum Required Grade: C-