TESL programs at SCSU have been reviewed professionally and have been considered highly by external reviews and other accrediting agencies. TESL programs include:
For undergraduate students:
- The Linguistics BA,
- The Linguistics Minor, and
- The TESL Minor;
For Graduate students: TESL MA
For both undergraduate and graduate students: K-12 ESL licensure.
The first program review is our External Review in 2003, summed up our TESL programs as follows:
“Wow…a package of programs…that one would expect to see at a university twice its size and located on one of the coasts,” (External Review Report, p. 7)
The full report can be found at: http://www.stcloudstate.edu/english/externalreview.asp.
The second document of interest is SCSU’s North Central Accreditation in 2007, which can be found at: http://www.stcloudstate.edu/hlc/default.asp.
The third document is the upcoming National College Association of Teacher Education (NCATE) Accreditation for 2008, which can be found at: http://www.stcloudstate.edu/coe/ncate/.