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    Graduate Continuing Studies at Hamline

    Welcome to the Graduate Continuing Studies department in Hamline’s School of Education. Our department offers certificates, individual courses, and workshops to help you achieve your professional goals. If you have any questions, we’re happy to help. You may reach us at gcs@hamline.edu or by calling 651.523.2600. 

    ESL for Mainstream Teachers Certificate

     The ESL for Mainstream Teachers Certificate provides flexible programming, with classes offered online and on-campus. The curriculum includes 10 credits, a total of 4 courses, which can be taken in any order. A detailed certificate planner with course descriptions and scheduling information is available.

     Make Your Credits Count for More. All coursework in the ESL for Mainstream Teachers Certificate (except the introductory course) may be applied to Hamline School of Education's K-12 ESL Additional Licensure, Master of Arts in English as a Second Language (MAESL), or Master of Arts in Education (MAEd) programs.

    Certificate Completion  

    Once you have completed the requirements of the ESL for Mainstream Teachers Certificate, you may request your printed certificate. Orders are processed at the end of fall, spring, and summer semesters; you can expect to receive your certificate four to six weeks after you submit your request.

     Document/Forms Library 

    Program Planner
    Certificate Completion Request
    Registration Instructions