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 (May complete Summer Institute -EDUC 586-July 16-20 at DUC) 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.
Accelerated Course Schedule:
EDUC 561 begins this Fall 2018 Semester and meets three weekends
Friday, October 26 (Online) & Saturday, October 27 (Dixon Center)
Friday, November 16 (Online) & Saturday, November 17 (Dixon Center)
Friday, November 30 (Online) & Saturday, December 1 (Dixon Center)
- Dixon University Center (Harrisburg, Pa)