Communication, Culture and Pedagogy for ESL/ELL Populations in Educational Settings, Graduate Certificate

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Minimum Total Hours: 16

Program Code: G030

The graduate certificate in Communication, Culture, and Pedagogy for (ESL/ELL) Populations in Educational Settings provides educators and administrators with the tools to better educate the growing non-native, English speaking populations in their schools. 

Certificate Requirements

EDUC 5106Culture and Communication Techniques for ESL/ELL6
EDUC 51144
EDUC 5126Application and Pedagogy6
Total Credit Hours16

A graduate certificate is not a graduate degree. A graduate degree represents a program of independent inquiry beyond the depth of coursework alone, while a graduate certificate represents a set of courses only.

  • All courses must be taken at OU. No transfer credit will apply.
  • No course substitutions are permitted for graduate certificates.
  • Coursework applied to a graduate certificate cannot be more than five years old as of the semester the graduate certificate is awarded.
  • Students must earn a grade point average of 3.00 or higher on all coursework applied to the graduate certificate.