English as a Foreign Language (EFL) Certificate of Graduate Study Program

Admission has been suspended as of September 2020 while the program is being redesigned.

The EFL Graduate Certificate program meets the needs of students who have or who are pursuing degrees in different areas such as business, computer science, economics, or social studies, etc. An EFL CGS qualifies recipients to teach English as a Foreign Language overseas, in language schools, or at the post-secondary level in the U.S.

Program of Study (16 Credits)

  • E Tap 501 The Teaching of English to Speakers of Other Languages (3)
  • E Tap 536 Second Language Learning (3)
  • E Tap 550/ Eng 552/Lin 552 Approaches to English Grammar (4)
  • E Tap 598 Directed Field Experience (3)
  • E Tap 652 B Bilingual Development and Translanguaging (3)

Please note: This program requires an internship, field experience, study abroad component, or clinical experience requirement. Students who have previously been convicted of a felony are advised that their prior criminal history may impede their ability to complete the requirements of certain academic programs and/or to meet licensure requirements for certain professions. If you have concerns about this matter please contact the Dean’s Office of your intended academic program.