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Students must earn a grade of "C" or better for all courses required within the program.

The Certificate of Completion (CCL) in Bilingual Endorsement program is designed for certified teachers pursuing bilingual endorsement. The Bilingual Endorsement Certificate program provides background in the philosophical, cultural and linguistic processes involved in the education of English language learners. Instruction in methodology, as well as a practicum within a bilingual classroom setting are required for successful completion of the program. Includes all necessary coursework toward Bilingual Endorsement in the state of Arizona. Valid Arizona teaching certificate is required for state endorsement.

Program Prerequisites


Required Courses Credits: 29

EDU220Introduction to Serving English Language Learners (ELL) (3) OR
EPD220Introduction to Serving the English Language Learner for Certified Teachers (3)3
EDU230Cultural Diversity in Education3
EPD241Methods for Teaching the Bilingual Student3
EPD244Reading and Writing in SEI/ESL/Bilingual Settings3
EPD246Teaching and Assessment of English Language Learners (ELL)3
EPD247Practicum for English as a Second Language (ESL)/Bilingual Teachers3
ENG213Introduction to the Study of Language (3) OR
SLC201Introduction to Linguistics (3)3
SPA103Elementary Spanish for Spanish Speakers I (4) OR
Higher-level course.4
SPA104Elementary Spanish for Spanish Speakers II (4) OR
Higher-level course.4

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Major: 5127
First Term: 2016 Spring
Final Term: Current
Award: CCL
Total Credits: 29
CIPS code: 13.1401
Initiating College: Mesa Community College
Program Availability: - MC
Occupational Area: Education and Training
Instructional Council: Education (56)
GPA: 2.0