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Master of Science in Education / TESOL

Program Details

These research and standards-based graduate programs prepare professional, competent, caring and multicultural educators of English Language Learners (ELLs). The Master of Science degree in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) offers two tracks, for those with and without New York State Certification.


  • Statement of goals
  • Official transcripts from EVERY institution attended, including conferral of degree
  • “B” or better average
  • You must take and submit the results from one of the three possible exams
  • Graduate Record Exam (GRE)
  • Miller Analogies Test (MAT)
  • PRAXIS Core

Accreditation & Licensing

Middle States Commission on Higher Education

Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)

The Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP) now administers both NCATE and TEAC accreditation. Current accreditation status under NCATE and TEAC for education programs will continue through the accreditation term, during which they will be CAEP Eligible.