Graduate Certificate in English as a Foreign Language/English as a Second Language Teaching
Indiana University Online

Program Details

The online Graduate Certificate in English as a Foreign Language (EFL)/English as a Second Language (ESL) Teaching program is designed for new or experienced teachers to develop and enhance expertise in teaching English as a foreign or second language.  Students can expect to take courses covering approaches to instruction and assessment, language foundations, and teaching English in global contexts.   Advancements in technology, combined with globalization of business and communication, continue to broaden the spectrum of environments where teachers skilled in EFL or ESL are needed.


  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited institution
  • Minimum undergraduate GPA of 2.75 out of 4.00
  • Transcripts
  • Personal statement
  • One letter of recommendation
  • Resume

School Accreditation Statement

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission