IN ESL Endorsement and Exam Requirements - Direct Pathway

In Indiana, this program leads to a license addition in Teachers of English Learners (Grades P-12).
Exam Requirements

1) Content Exam: You must pass this exam to be recommended for an ESL endorsement. 

IN CORE 019, English Learners


2) WGU Program Required Exam

You must pass one of the following exams:

Praxis 5362, English to Speakers of Other Languages

Praxis 5361, English to Speakers of Other Languages

You must pass this exam to graduate from this program.


Practicum: WGU students in this ELL program must complete a 30 hour practicum. If you wish to receive a K-12 endorsement, you need to do your practicum at the K-12 level.

Visit these links for important information:


General Information About Licensing in Indiana

Registering for Praxis Exams

Submitting Exam Scores to WGU

Adding an Endorsement to an Indiana Teaching Certificate





Article Number: 19616, 2075