SUNY New Paltz’s clinically rich 15-credit Intensive Teacher Institute in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages is designed for NYS professionally certified teachers who have an interest in working with multilingual learners. 
NOTE: The Advanced Certificate in TESOL is only being offered at an extension site. Interested applicants should contact the department for more information. 

SED573Teaching English as a New Language I3
SED576Teaching English as a New Language II3
SED577Applied Linguistics for Teachers of English as a New Language (ENL)3
SED580English Grammar for Teachers of English as a New Language (ENL)3
SED575Teaching Literacy in English as a New Language3
Total Credits15
  • Participants must successfully complete the NYS Content Specialty Test (CST) in English to Speakers of Other Languages.
  • Participants must have completed all the required state-mandated workshops.
  • Participants must have demonstrated successful completion of twelve credits of college level coursework in a language other than English or the equivalent College Level Examination Program (CLEP) credits.