Description of the Program

This program is intended for individuals with at least a bachelor's degree who intend to become an ESOL teacher (P-12). The program leads to the completion of the graduate degree but also fulfills the requirements for an Alabama State Department of Education (ALSDE) Alternative-A Teaching Certificate in ESOL (P-12). 

Admission Requirements

  1. Unconditional admission to UAH and major department (if applicable)
  2. Undergraduate GPA of 2.75 or higher
  3. Passing score on required Praxis II Content Area Exam
  4. Program of Study (POS) on file in Education 

Program Requirements

ED 501INTRO TO EDUCATION0
ED 604CONTRIBUTION PSY TO EDUC3
ED 609CLASSROOM & BEHAVIOR MGMT3
ED 640DIFD STRGTY RES & TEACH ELL3
ED 520COMPUTER BASED INSTRUCT'L TECH3
EDC 511INSTRUCTIONAL STRATEGIES3
ED 575READING PRIMARY GRADES3
ED 672TCHG ELEM SOCIAL STUDIES3
ED 673TCHG NATURAL/HLTH SCIENCE3
ED 607EDU LEADER AS EVALUATOR3
ED 593ED EXCEPT CHILD & YOUTH3
ED 696P-12 INTERNSHIP3
EHL 505SURVEY OF GENERAL LINGUISTICS3
EHL 506CRITICAL ISSUES3
EHL 507ADV ENGLISH GRAMMAR STUDIES3
ED 530APPLIED MULTICULTURALISM3
Students are required to complete 200 hours of field experiences throughout the program before their internship.
Total Semester Hours45