Endorsements

Students with an Illinois Professional Educator License in the MEd Educational Studies program are eligible to pursue the following endorsements.

Bilingual and English as a Second Language (ESL) Endorsements

The endorsements enable students to teach in a bilingual and/or English as a second language setting.

Middle School Endorsement

The College of Education offers courses that lead to a Middle School Endorsement for current undergraduate and graduate students in licensure programs. An individual who is already licensed must be a current UIC student or must take the courses as a non-degree student through the Office of Continuing Education.

Reading Teacher Endorsement

Students earn this Illinois endorsement to become qualified as a subject-level expert in reading.