The online Master of Arts in Education with a specialization in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) program prepares educators to facilitate teaching the English language to new arrivals to America or during missions in other countries. The curriculum equips students to understand the structure of languages and their development within social contexts, theories relating to second language acquisition, and practical ways to integrate technologically-enhanced instructional techniques into educational strategy. Graduates are prepared to work as missionaries, ESL K-12 teachers, ESL adult teachers, teacher trainers, and more.
Official transcripts from all previously attended colleges and universities
Minimum 2.7 GPA in undergraduate course work
Two letters of recommendation
Accreditation & Licensing
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission
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