As populations in the United States become more diverse both linguistically and culturally, the need for individuals working with non-English speaking people who are knowledgeable and skilled in serving these populations is essential. This programs offers the necessary knowledge needed to work with English Language Learners and obtain a TESOL certificate. Eligibility for the TESOL certificate requires an undergraduate degree and acceptance into the Xavier graduate certificate program. Xavier University’s TESOL certificate includes 18 graduate credit hours and requires 45 documented field hours.
The following courses are required for the certificate.