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University Catalog 2017-2018 
University Catalog 2017-2018 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Post-Baccalaureate Certificate for Teachers of English Learners

The post-baccalaureate Certificate for Teachers of English Learners provides added professional preparation and training in English as a Second or Foreign Language for teachers of all educational levels. Coursework is required in theories of second language acquisition, instructional methodology, and English for academic purposes along with an elective course in pedagogical grammar or materials and curriculum design. A total of 12 units are required.

Admission to the Program

In addition to University requirements for admission to graduate study, applicants must have:

•    Writing Proficiency Examination passing score; or score of 41 or higher on the writing section of the California Basic Educational
     Skills Test (CBEST).
•    For international students, score of 80 or above on the Test of English as a Foreign Language Internet Based Test (TOEFL IBT).

U.S. Department of Education Gainful Employment Disclosure

Program: Certificate for Teachers of English Learners
Occupations that this certificate program prepares students to enter:
-Teachers of English as a Second Language; SOC Code 25-3011;

On-time graduation rate for students completing this program: 95%
Costs of Attendance for the entire normal duration (one semester) of this certificate program:
Tuition and Fees: $3,803
Books and Supplies: $900
Median loan debt incurred by students who completed this certificate program:
The job placement rate for students completing the program: 95%