ERIC Number: ED368164
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1992
Directory of Professional Preparation Programs in TESOL in the United States, 1992-1994.
Kornblum, Helen; Garschick, Ellen
The ninth edition of this directory provides basic information about college and university programs in the United States leading to a degree or certificate in the teaching of English to speakers of other languages (TESOL). The directory lists 171 institutions that offer 304 programs leading to a doctorate, 178 to a master's degree, 29 to a bachelor's degree, 42 to a certificate, 11 to an undergraduate minor, and 11 to state endorsement or validation. It includes brief descriptions of the programs offering degrees and certificates in the field of TESOL as well as the state certification requirements for teaching English to speakers of other languages (ESOL) in 47 states. Programs are grouped by degree level. Also included are TESOL's statement of core standards for languages and professional preparation programs, guidelines for the certification of teachers of English to speakers of other languages in the United States, and a geographical index of institutions granting degrees and certificates. Information was compiled from questionnaires sent to the institutions. (Author/MSE)
Descriptors: Academic Standards, Bachelors Degrees, Doctoral Programs, English (Second Language), Higher Education, Language Teachers, Masters Programs, National Surveys, State Standards, Teacher Certification, Teacher Education Programs
TESOL, Inc., 1600 Cameron Street, Suite 300, Alexandria, VA 22314-2751.
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Directories/Catalogs
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages.