Graduate Certificate in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages
Lesley University

Program Details

The online Graduate Certificate in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) program is designed to help teachers expand and enhance their knowledge and skills for effective teaching of English Language Learners (ELL).  The curriculum provides a foundation in ELL theory, practical and research-based strategies, and current technologies to keep teaching and learning fun.  Courses cover TESOL topics like culturally responsive teaching, first and second language acquisition and development, and assessment for equity and inclusion of ELL students.

Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree, from a regionally accredited college or university, with a satisfactory GPA
  • Copy of teaching license and other prerequisites may be required
  • Official transcripts
  • Personal statement
  • Resume

School Accreditation Statement

New England Commission of Higher Education

Geographic Restrictions

Not authorized for residents of Arkansas, Georgia, Kentucky and Oregon