Undergraduate TESOL Certificate

To receive the undergraduate Certificate in TESOL, students must complete the following eighteen units of required coursework.

Course Requirements

Course Semester Units

LING 101: Introduction to Linguistics

3 units

LING 107: Patterns of English

3 units

LING 108: Intro to Second Language Development Teaching

3 units

LING 166: Sociolinguistics

3 units

2 Electives, approved by the TESOL Coordinator

6 units


18 units

Any matriculated upper division student may pursue this certificate. Students must maintain a 3.0 minimum GPA throughout the program and in the 18 certificate units.