Click here to find answers to some commonly asked questions about the English language certification and training processes for international instructors at OU.
Welcome to English Training and Certification Services (ETCS)
ETCS trains, certifies, and supports international graduate scholars on OU's Norman campus.
Explore this site to find information about the ETCS testing schedule, training services, the required English certification tests as well as remotely-accessible resources for improving English communicative competence.
Please read the Graduate College COVID-19 Response Page for information about ETCS Certification options during the Spring 2021 semester. Also, watch this video from Texas A&M Univerisity about teaching with a mask - an informative, research-based explanation of issues with wearing masks while teaching.