Graduate Certificate Programs

English as a Second Language (ESL) Certification

SMU’s Annette Caldwell Simmons School of Education and Human Development offers the four courses that are required for English as a Second Language (ESL) Certification.  These courses may also be applied toward SMU’s 36-credit-hour Master of Education (M.Ed.) with a specialization in ESL. 


The four courses (twelve credit hours) required for ESL Certification are: