Approved Minnesota K-12 Licensure Programs and Contacts
Institution Contact Phone/E-Mail Program
Macalester College Ruthanne Kurth-Schai
Department of Education
1600 Grand Ave.
St. Paul, MN 55105
(651) 696-6035 English as a Second Language
Minnesota State University,
Mankato
Nancy Drescher
Department of English, AH230
Minnesota State University, Mankato
Mankato, MN 56001
http://english.mnsu.edu/tesl/teslminor.html
(507) 389-5504
nancy.drescher@mnsu.edu
English as a Second Language
St.Cloud StateUniversity Jim Robinson
St. Cloud State
St. Cloud, MN 56301
(612) 255-100 English as a Second Language
Minnesota State University Moorhead Joy Janzen
English Department
Minnesota State University Moorhead
Moorhead, MN 56563
http://www.mnstate.edu/esl/
(218)236-4691
janzen@mnstate.edu
English
as a Second Language

Note: Definitely accepting licensure students
St. Olaf College Myron Solid, Chair
Department of Education
St. Olaf College
Northfiled, MN 55057
(507) 663-3245 English as a Second Language
Note: Most of the coursework is offered in Chicago.
University of Minnesota
Duluth
Dr. Edmond Lundstrom
Duluth College of Education
and Human Services
125 Bohannon Hall
Duluth, MN 55812
(218) 726-7191 English as a Second Language
College of St.Scholastica George Lokken
Ojibwe Bilingual Ed. Program
1200 Kenwood
Duluth, MN 55812
(218) 723-6181 Bilingual Education
Hamline University Ann Mabbott
Center for Second Language Teaching and Learning
Hamline University Graduate School of Education
MS A 1790
1536 Hewitt Ave.
St. Paul, MN 55104

SLTL website
(651) 523-2964
amabbott@hamline.edu
  • MA in ESL
  • MAT first license ESL
  • ESL and BiEd Second License
  • TEFL
  • Adult Certificate
  • Mainstream Teacher Certificate
Northwestern College Feng-Ling Maragaret Johnson,
ESL ED coordinator, Northwestern College, 3003 Snelling Ave. N., St.
Paul, MN 55113
(651) 628-3372 English as a Second Language Education
(K-12 licensure program)
Concordia University Lonn D. Maly
Dean – College of Education Concordia University
275 Syndicate Street North Saint Paul, MN 55104
(651) 641-8203
maly@csp.edu
English as a Second Language Education
(K-12 licensure program)
University of Minnesota Connie Walker
Dept. of Curriculum & Instruction
and Bilingual Education
159 Pillsbury Drive SE
Minneapolis, MN 55455
(651) 625-4828 English as a Second Language