CO ESL Endorsement and Exam Requirements

In Colorado, this program leads to an endorsement in Culturally and Linguistically Diverse Education (Grades K-12).

WGU Program Required Exam: a) Praxis 5362, English to Speakers of Other Languages or b) Praxis 5361, English to Speakers of Other Languages

You must pass one of these exams to graduate from this program and be recommended for your endorsement.


Practicum: All WGU students in an ELL program must complete a 30 hour practicum at the K-12 level. 


Visit these links for important information:

General Information About Licensing in Colorado

Registering for Praxis Exams

Submitting Exam Scores to WGU

Adding an Endorsement to a Colorado Teaching License 






Article Number: 19413, 2199