This minor is designed to prepare students to teach students who are English learners in public schools. A teaching minor may only be received by students graduating with a teaching major. In order to graduate with this minor, students are required to complete Utah State Office of Education licensing requirements. To view these requirements go to http://education.byu.edu/ess/licensing.html or contact Education Student Services, 350 MCKB, (801) 422-3426.
Courses must be taken in sequential order and no more than two TELL courses can be taken in the same semester/term.
The TESOL K-12 minor is highly recommended for elementary education, early childhood education, special education mild/moderate, and secondary education majors. Students in these majors will meet some of the course requirements within their major program. Please contact Education Student Services, 350 MCKB, (801) 422-3426 with any questions.
For students accepted into the major after August 1, 2014, grades below C in any required coursework in a teaching major or teaching minor will not be accepted. Teacher candidates must maintain a total GPA of 3.0 or higher throughout the program and to qualify for student teaching. For details on admission and retention requirements for teaching majors and teaching minors, see Educator Preparation Program Requirements in the Undergraduate Catalog.
Requirement 1 Complete 1 Course
Requirement 2 Complete 1 Course
Requirement 3 Complete 1 Course
Requirement 4 Complete 1 Course
Requirement 5 Complete 1 Course
Requirement 6 Complete 1 Course
Requirement 7 Complete 1 Course
Requirement 8 Complete 4.0 hours from the following Courses
Complete four credit hours of the following after all the courses above have been completed: