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TESOL Endorsement
  • Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL)

    Please note that this is not a licensure program but rather an endorsement to your current teaching license. You must have a current teaching license to enter Capital's TESOL program.

    The TESOL Endorsement consists of four 4-credit hour classes plus on 5-hour practicum totaling 21 credit hours. Anyone who holds, or is currently seeking, a certificate or license can pursue the TESOL endorsement.

    Students in the TESOL program enjoy small class sizes (10-12 students) and affordable tuition. Students may use Capital fee waivers for up to four semester hours per term for a maximum of five fee waivers.

    Eight Reasons to Get a TESOL Endorsement at Capital

    • Ohio Department of Education approval
    • Endorsement completion in one year
    • Experienced TESOL faculty
    • Convenient evening class times
    • Compact curriculum
    • Classes delivered in local school districts
    • Intensive 2-week summer program
    • Additional endorsements are available, including reading, MCE generalist, and more

    Program Sheet and Course Requirements for TESOL Endorsement (PDF)