The Department of Middle and Secondary Education offers graduate courses in bilingual/English as a second language that apply to the non-degree online English as a Second Language Endorsement. The nondegree online ESOL Endorsement provides teachers with additional training to work effectively with nonEnglish-speaking or limited-English-speaking students at the early childhood, middle childhood, and secondary school levels. The non-degree online ESOL Endorsement is approved by the State of Georgia Professional Standards Commission.
Successful completion of the non-degree online ESOL endorsement course work and a portfolio qualifies a person a person to teach ESOL in grades P-12. Students seeking only the non-degree online ESOL endorsement must be admitted to the College of Education and Human Development as a non-degree student. All courses in the non-degree online ESOL Endorsement must be completed online. No other courses may apply.