RICFest Homecoming Update: All outdoor activities planned for Oct. 1 have been moved indoors. Click here for details.
Special Features of the Program
The newly-designed, 30-credit M.Ed. in TESL Program offers a dynamic mix of summer institutes and on-campus offerings to promote best practices in schools.
Holders of an early childhood, elementary, secondary certificate, or K-12 teaching certificate may obtain a Second Certificate to teach English as a Second Language. Certification requirements for ESL have recently changed. Kindly contact Sarah Hesson at 456-8789 for any additional questions not answered by this website related to the requirements for the ESL certificate you seek.
Click on your grade level of Certification for expanded view that shows requirements for ESL or Bilingual Certification.