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Master of Education in Learning, Teaching & Curriculum / TESOL

Program Details

University of Missouri - Columbia offers an online Master of Education in Learning, Teaching, & Curriculum with a specialization in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL). TESOL programs are useful for those who enjoy working with students who are learning English as a second or foreign language. Typical careers involve language testers, writers for TESOL material, language administrators, or other related career paths.


  • Bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited institution
  • Completed study of a second/foreign language
  • At least six months of teaching experience in a volunteer or professional capacity
  • Minimum GPA of 3.0 in the last 60 hours of undergraduate education
  • Transcripts of all previous college or university education
  • GRE scores
  • Resume or CV (optional)
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • Statement of purpose

Accreditation & Licensing

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

Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)