Upon completion of an initial endorsement, candidates will select electives to meet the 30-semester-hour requirement from the courses listed below.

Courses for the Bilingual Endorsement Program

All courses are three semester hours

  • Methods and Materials for Teaching English as a Second Language
  • Methods and Materials for Teaching in Bilingual Education Programs
  • Assessment of English Language Learners
  • Language and Culture
  • Foundations of Language Minority Education
  • Literacy Development for English Language Learners
Courses for the Bilingual & English as a Second Language (ESL) Endorsement Program

All courses are three semester hours

  • Methods and Materials for Teaching English as a Second Language
  • Methods and Materials for Teaching in Bilingual Education Programs
  • Assessment of English Language Learners
  • Language and Culture
  • Foundations of Language Minority Education
  • Linguistics and Language Development
Courses for the English as a Second Language (ESL) Endorsement Program

All courses are three semester hours

  • Methods and Materials for Teaching English as a Second Language
  • Assessment of English Language Learners
  • Language and Culture
  • Linguistics and Language Development
  • Foundations of Language Minority Education
  • Literacy Development for English Language Learners
Courses for the Technology Specialist Endorsement Program

All courses are three semester hours

  • Integrating Technology into Programming, Services and Instruction
  • Learning Theories and Instructional Designs
  • Hardware, Operating Systems, Networking and Troubleshooting
  • Systems Analysis and Design
  • Digital & Media Literacy in the Classroom
  • Technology for Leaders
  • Technology in STEM
  • Online/Blended Learning
  • Teaching and Learning in a 1:1/Bring your own device environment
  • 3-D Printing
  • Gaming in Education
  • Video Production
  • Data Management Systems
  • Internet Fundamentals and Design
  • Social Media and Emerging Technologies
  • Assistive Technology
Courses for the Learning Behavior Specialist (LBS I) Endorsement Program

All courses are three semester hours unless otherwise noted

  • Psycho-Educational Diagnosis (Ages 3-21) (4)
  • Psychology and Characteristics of Students with Disabilities
  • Managing Challenging Behaviors
  • Curriculum and Methods for Students with Moderate to Severe Disabilities
  • Academic Methods for Early Childhood-Elementary Level Students with Disabilities (for candidates with an elementary endorsement on their license) OR
  • Academic Methods for Middle and Secondary Level Students with Disabilities (2; for candidates with a secondary endorsement on their license)