Advanced Certificate in Intensive Teacher Institute (ITI) TESOL
St. John’s University

Program Details

The Advanced Certificate Programs in TESOL or Bilingual Education, which are a part of the Intensive Teaching Institute (ITI), prepares individuals to teach English to students in a bilingual setting. Students who are already working in a New York State school system can shift their career focus to teach children grades K-12 English linguistic skills.


  • Bachelor's degree
  • Statement of goals
  • Official Transcripts from ALL colleges and universities attended
  • Satisfactory Grade Point Average (3.0 – 3.5 depending on program)

Special Accreditation

Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)

School Accreditation Statement

Middle States Commission on Higher Education