Department of Elementary Education, Woodring College of Education
In order to earn a certificate of achievement in Bilingual Education, which can be used both domestically and internationally as proof of in-depth training, students must successfully complete Bilingual Education coursework with a minimum GPA of 2.7. Also required is a cultural studies course taught in the language of that culture or demonstration of equivalent experience. Expected proficiency is equivalent to a major in the language other than English, and oral proficiency at the ACTFL mid-advanced level. Students meeting the requirements for the Bilingual Education certificate of achievement may also request a TESOL certificate of achievement.