English as a Second Language

Minor Only

Students must demonstrate experience in learning a modern second language or coursework in a modern second language or permission of Program Coordinator or take one semester course in a modern language.

A minimum of 21 semester hours from the following:

Required Courses
EDD 447Tchng English as Second Lang3
EDD 448Pract: Tchng Engl Secnd Lang1
EDC 455Assmt: Sec Lang Learning K-122
ENGL/LING 474Second Lang Acquisition: Engl3
LING 480Concepts in Linguistics3
LING 476Sociolinguistics3
Select two of the following:6
Language and Society
Modern English Grammar
History of the English Lang
World Englishes
Total Credit Hours21


  1. EDD 447/EDD 448 is a pre-requisite for EDC 455/EDC 555
  2. LING 480 or LING 280 is a pre-requisite for LING 461/ENGL 461, LING 561/ENGL 561, LING 482/ENGL 482, LING 582/ENGL 582, LING 484/ENGL 484, LING 584/ENGL 584, LING 474/LING 574 and LING 476/LING 576