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Master of Science in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages
Canisius College offers a Master of Science degree in Teaching English to Speakers of other Languages (TESOL). There is a growing need for skilled teachers who are certified to teach non-English speakers. Students will complete a number of courses that are designed to prepare them to teach English to speakers of other languages.
Submission of one official undergraduate transcript showing completion of a bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution of higher learning with a minimum 3.0 cumulative grade point average
Evidence of teaching certification complete or in progress
Applications for candidates with less than a 3.0 cumulative undergraduate GPA will be reviewed by the program director for an admissions decision and may include additional requirements (e.g., personal interview, GRE, etc.)
Evidence of completion of 12 credit hours of college/university level credit in a language other than English
Submission of two (2) letters of recommendation
Accreditation & Licensing
Middle States Commission on Higher Education
Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)
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