Graduate Certificate in Adult Education & English Language Teaching
Auburn University

Program Details

The online Graduate Certificate in Adult Education & English Language Teaching at Auburn University prepares students to teach adult post-secondary language education in government and industry programs, either domestically or worldwide. Students will learn specific competencies that will be demonstrated throughout the certificate program. These competencies include developing and evaluating appropriate teaching practices, identifying education policies to assist in developing language proficiency, identifying the role of language and culture, and developing the ability to compare and contrast sociological, psychological, and physiological factors that characterize adult populations.


  • Bachelor's degree
  • Minimum GPA 2.75
  • Official transcripts
  • GRE
  • Statement of Intent
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • Resume
  • Valid & renewable teaching certificate or license
  • Background check

Special Accreditation

Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges