LA ESL Endorsement and Exam Requirements

Louisiana ESL Endorsement and Exam Requirements

In Louisiana, this program leads to an endorsement in English as a Second Language (ESL)

English as a Second Language certification will be valid only in the teaching area(s) in which one is certified.


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 this exam to graduate from this program.

All WGU students in an ELL program must complete a 30 hour practicum. 


Visit these links for important information:

Requirements to add ESL to a Louisiana Teaching Certificate

General Information About Licensing in Louisiana

Registering for Praxis Exams

Submitting Exam Scores to WGU

Adding an Endorsement to a Louisiana Teaching Certificate 





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