Graduate Certificate in Adult Education & English Language Teaching
Auburn University

Program Details

The online Graduate Certificate in Adult Education and English Language Teaching at Auburn University prepares students to teach post-secondary language education. 

This online ESL course teaches specific competencies in developing and evaluating appropriate teaching practices, identifying education policies to assist in developing language proficiency, and the role that language and culture plays. Graduates will have the ability to compare and contrast sociological, psychological, and physiological factors that characterize adult education. 

Courses include the nature of adult education, teaching English as a second language, applied linguistics in English, and assessment of second-language learners.

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100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)

School Accreditation & Licensing

Auburn University is accredited by:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

2.75 or above (4.0 scale)

Admission Tests


Application Requirements

Criminal Background Check, Occupational License, Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Resume/CV, Statement of Purpose/Intent