Certificate– Bilingual Education

Endorsement – Bilingual Education


Concentration: Bilingual Education


Application Deadline:

August 1st: Fall semester
December 1st: Spring semester
May 1st: Summer semester
*Applications received after the deadline will be reviewed on a space availability basis

*International students are advised to apply by:
April 1st: Fall (September intake)
November 1st: Spring (January intake)

Admission Requirements:

  • Cumulative grade point average of no less than 2.75 on 4.00 scale.
  • A standard New Jersey teaching certificate or a Certificate of Eligibilty with Advanced Standing in a content area. Please be advised that certification in English or foreign language is not deemed a content area. Candidates holding certification in this area should contact Professor Gladys Vega at vegag4@wpunj.edu.
  • College of Education DAP Group Interview

Additional State of New Jersey Requirement

Students must pass oral proficiency interviews (OPIs) and Written Proficiency Tests (WPTS) through Language Testing International, as mandated by the State of New Jersey. The minimum acceptable score on the OPI in English is Intermediate High. The minimum acceptable score on the remaining exams is Advanced Low. For more information, please contact Professor Gladys Vega at vegag4@wpunj.edu.