Graduate Certificate in Teaching English as a Second Language for Adult Learners
Kansas State University

Program Details

The online Graduate Certificate in Teaching English as a Second Language (TESL) for Adult Learners is designed for adult educators who work with second language learners but have had no formal education specific to adult learners or English as a second language.  The curriculum emphasizes instructional methods and principles of learning that promote linguistic, cognitive, and academic development for culturally and linguistically diverse adult learners in various educational settings.  Graduates find careers as instructors at community colleges, adult basic education centers, and private businesses.

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Program Accreditation & Licensing

Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)

School Accreditation & Licensing

Kansas State University is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

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)

Applicaton Requirements

Official College Transcript(s), Statement of Purpose/Intent