Cohort Programs

South Western School District
M.ED. Language & Literacy - Reading Specialist Concentration

Classes held in South Western School District beginning Summer 2019. Learn more about Language & Literacy M. ED. Program here

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ESL Specialist Certification Program

Millersville University is an approved provider of the ESL Program Specialist Certification. Earning the certification will equip K-12 educators with the skills and abilities to teach culturally and linguistically diverse students in inclusive classrooms.

The program uses a cohort approach and consists of 6 courses, delivered in a blended format. The cohort will meet three Saturdays with additional instruction delivered online. Using a blended format, working professionals are given the flexibility to learn at times most consistent with their lifestyle.


  • EDUC 561 Second Language Acquisition: Theory, Programs and Assessment

  • EDUC 562 Methods for Teaching English Language Learners

  • EDUC 563 Linguistic and Cultural Diversity in the Classroom click here for more information 

  • EDUC 564 Assessment, Policies, and Practices in Teaching English Language Learners

  • EDUC 565 Language and Literacy Interventions: Clinical Practicum

Persons who have a valid Pennsylvania Instructional I or Instructional II certificate and have enrolled in and completed the Millersville University ESL program are eligible to receive ESL add-on certification from the Pennsylvania Department of Education. 

Learn more about the ESL Certification


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The College of Graduate Studies and Adult Learning

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Summer Session Information Form

Summer Session Information Form

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