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Culturally and Linguistically Diverse Education Endorsement Program

The need for qualified educators trained to work with English language learners continues to increase in Colorado. CU Denver's Culturally and Linguistically Diverse Education endorsement program is designed for currently licensed teachers seeking career advancement and the knowledge and tools needed to work more effectively with culturally and linguistically diverse groups of students.

The endorsement program consists of eight courses (24 semester credits) and a portfolio. It may generally be completed within two years, and is designed to fit around your professional teaching hours. Clinical experience required for the program can often be completed in your own school and classroom.

Most of our students choose to complete additional credit hours to earn a master's in Curriculum and Instruction. Please investigate our master's in Elementary Culturally and Linguistically Diverse Education (if you hold an elementary license) or Secondary Culturally and Linguistically Diverse Education (if you hold a secondary license) to learn more.

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    Detailed application requirements and materials are available. Note that most teachers choose to keep their options open and apply to the full master's program, since the application requirements are the same.

For more information, contact Academic Services at education@ucdenver.edu or 303-315-6300. ​

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