The TESL and Bilingual Education programs must be completed in conjunction with the Elementary Education, Secondary Education or K-12 licensure program.  Students who successfully complete the courses for either the TESL and/ or Bilingual Education programs will be recommended for the Linguistically Diverse: English as a Second Language and or Bilingual Education K-12 endorsement.

Students must register for and pass the following Colorado PLACE exams (Program for Licensing Assessments for Colorado Educators):


  • Department of Hispanic Studies
    501 20th St
    Campus Box 87
    Greeley, Colorado 80639
  • Interim Chair: Dr. Elizabeth Franklin
  • Main Office: CAND 0295
    Phone: (970) 351-2811 
    Fax: (970) 351-3823