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Master of Arts in Teaching English as a Second Language

Program Details

Saint Cloud University offers an online Master of Arts in Teaching English as a Second Language (TESL). The program offers a variety of cultural studies to understand linguistics across the globe and how to teach the English language to these students. Through the curriculum, students will develop training and become specialists in the field.

Requirements

  • Undergraduate degree
  • Possess at least an overall 2.75 GPA in previous undergraduate work or in the last half of undergraduate work

Accreditation & Licensing

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

Restrictions

Students without a Minnesota teaching license in another area seeking licensure are required to take 26 graduate credits of education courses: most of which are on-campus courses without online equivalents. In other words, such students could not complete the K-12 ESL license completely online.