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2022-2023 Academic Catalog 
2022-2023 Academic Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) Education Endorsement (Online)

ESOL Endorsement Requirements: 9 Credit Hours

Prepares individuals to teach English to speakers of other languages in grades P-12.

Admission Requirements:

  1. Complete requirements for a bachelor’s bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited institution.
  2. Possess or be eligible for a renewable Georgia level 4 or higher professional certificate in any teaching, service or leadership field or possess an equivalent out-of-state teaching, service or leadership certificate. Candidates who have completed all requirements for the Georgia level 4 teaching certificate have until the end of the first semester to obtain certificate. Candidates with an out-of-state certificate will not receive Georgia certification upon program completion.
  3. Submit a completed “Disclosure and Affirmation Form” that addresses misconduct disclosure, the Code of Ethics for Educators, and tort liability insurance.

Program of Study

Total Credit Hours: 9

Other Program Requirements

  1. Complete 9 credits of prescribed course work.


Graduate students are advised by their program. Graduate students should reach out to their graduate program director for information regarding the structures in place to facilitate advisement. For more information visit Graduate Academic Advisement .

Graduate students can also contact the Jack N. Averitt College of Graduate Studies for more information about their program director.
Phone: 912-478-COGS (2647)
Email: gradschool@georgiasouthern.edu