PA ESL Endorsement and Exam Requirements

Pennsylvania Master of Arts in English Language Learning Certification and Exam Requirements

In Pennsylvania, this program leads to a Program Specialist Credential in English as a Second Language 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.

All WGU students in an 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 Pennsylvania

Registering for Praxis Exams

Submitting Exam Scores to WGU

Adding an Endorsement to a Pennsylvania Teaching Certificate








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