Master of Arts in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages
Clarkson University

Program Details

Enroll in these masters in ESL online degrees and advance professional opportunities.  This program is designed for those teachers who want to work with English language learners.  Graduates are prepared to work with students in grades PreK-12 and will receive endorsement for initial/professional PreK-12 certification in TESOL.  

Courses in these online ESL degree programs likely include:

  • Curriculum and Methods of Teaching ESOL
  • Effective Teaching for All Learners
  • English Grammar for the ENL Teacher
  • Foundations of Teaching ESOL

An important component of this program is the year-long residency requirement.  One semester is spent teaching grades K-6 and another teaching grades 7-12.  This well-rounded experience is based on your career goals and location.

% Online

100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Association for Advancing Quality in Educator Preparation (AAQEP)

School Accreditation & Licensing

Clarkson University is accredited by:

Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Admission Tests

Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Application Requirements

Interview, Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Resume/CV, Statement of Purpose/Intent