Graduate Certificate in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages
Azusa Pacific University

Program Details

The online Graduate Certificate in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) prepares post-baccalaureate students who desire specialized skills in TESOL but do not wish to pursue graduate degrees.  The curriculum focuses on teaching speaking, listening, reading, writing, and grammar skills, along with an overview of language learning and intercultural communication.  This Christian program is ideal for supplementing and enhancing traditional ministry though translation, literacy, and friendship evangelism, within multicultural or cross-cultural environments.

Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited college or university
  • Minimum 3.0 GPA on a 4.0 scale
  • TOEFL score of 600 or above (non-native speakers of English only)
  • Official transcripts
  • Statement of purpose
  • Résumé or statement of experience
  • Three letters of recommendation

School Accreditation Statement

WASC Senior College and University Commission