TESOL Endorsement

  • 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

    1. Ohio Department of Education approval

    2. Endorsement completion in one year

    3. Experienced TESOL faculty 

    4. Convenient evening class times 

    5. Compact curriculum 

    6. Classes delivered in local school districts 

    7. Intensive 2-week summer program 

    8. Additional endorsements are available, including reading, MCE generalist, and more 

    Program Sheet and Course Requirements for TESOL Endorsement (PDF)