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Master of Arts in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages

Program Details

Spring Arbor University offers an online Master's degree in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL). This program is for those who seek to better serve the ESL students in their classroom. The curriculum offers two concentrations so students can gain specialized knowledge:

  • K-12
  • Adolescent and Adult Education


  • Bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited college or university
  • Minimum 3.0 GPA for at least the last two years of the bachelor’s degree
  • Official transcript from the institution granting the bachelor’s degree
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • Copy of valid driver’s license or other government-issued photo ID
  • Teacher certification information
  • Misdemeanor/felony conviction disclosure

Accreditation & Licensing

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

Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)