University of Missouri - Columbia offers an online Graduate Certificate in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL). This certificate program offers students the skills and background to be effective in teaching English as a second language, while not committing to a full master's degree. Students can still pursue careers as english language instructors or testers.
Baccalaureate or advanced degree from a regionally accredited institution
Minimum GPA of 3.0 in the last 60 hours of undergraduate education
Completed study of a second/foreign language
Transcripts of all previous college or university education
Statement of purpose
Two letters of recommendation
Accreditation & Licensing
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission
Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)
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