The online Master of Arts in Teacher Leader with a specialization in English as a Second Language (ESL) program is designed for grades P-12 and helps teachers develop skills in teaching non-English-speaking students. The curriculum gives practicing teachers the knowledge and skills needed to expand their teaching abilities, especially in how to help non-English-speaking students succeed academically and culturally. Courses for this endorsement include ESL Teaching Methods and Techniques, ESL Assessment and Culture, ESL Linguistic Theory and Analysis, and Communicating with Immigrants.
Submit official transcripts with undergraduate degree posted and official transcript if graduate coursework was completed
Students must have either a 2.75 undergraduate GPA, a 3.0 on the last 30 hours of coursework, or a 3.5 on 15 hours of graduate work
Please answer the writing prompt using critical thinking, communication, collaboration and creativity
If you are certified in a state other than Kentucky, submit a copy of your teaching certificate
Accreditation & Licensing
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges
Council of the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)
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