Middlebury Institute of International Studies

Graduate School of Translation, Interpretation, and Language Education

Teaching Foreign Language


460 Pierce Street

Monterey, CA 93940

United States



Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Certificate in TESOL or TFL; Certificate in Language Program Administration, MA in Teaching Foreign Language

Format: Campus

Program Description:

Our MA in Teaching a Foreign Language (MATFL) degree program is distinguished for its solid foundation in the fields of linguistics, language pedagogy, and applied linguistics research. Students receive training in a broad range of topics important to the development of language education professionals. They design language lessons, develop curricula and assessment tools and conduct research projects. The program is cited among the top master's programs in the country. Graduates of this program go on to teaching careers both in the United States and around the world. They pursue professional positions as language teachers, technologists, curriculum designers, language program administrators, assessment specialists and international educational program directors.


The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) provides internationally recognized, specialized accreditation for business programs at the bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral level. AACSB Accreditation is known, worldwide, as the longest standing, most recognized form of specialized/professional accreditation an institution and its business programs can earn. New England Association of Schools & Colleges (NEASC), a higher education accrediting body recognized by the U.S. Department of Education.

International Student Requirements:

Non-native English speakers must submit TOEFL or IELTS scores. You may waive this requirement if you've attended high school and college/university in the U.S. or UK.

Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: Yes

International Financial Aid: Yes

In State Tuition (per year): 36000 USD

Out State Tuition (per year): 36000 USD

Classification: Master's College or University I

Locale: Midsize Suburb

Size & Settings: 0-999

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