Northeastern University

College of Professional Studies

Graduate Certificate in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL)

Address:

360 Huntington Avenue

Boston, MA 02115

United States

Phone:

617-373-2985

Program Information

Degree Offered:

Graduate Certificate in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL)

Format: Online

Program Description:

With an increasingly global society comes an increasing need for a common understanding of English as the language of commerce, and its relationship to other global languages. This program in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) provides graduate students with a solid foundation in the English language and offers strategies, firmly grounded in research, theory, and practice to teach ESL/EFL in the US, or teach EFL internationally. Participants will learn the best practices of ESL/EFL (English as a Second Language/English as a Foreign Language) methodology through a combination of lecture, practicum, reflection, observation, and hands-on classroom experience. Whether participants want to teach overseas or work with immigrant populations in the USA, this graduate certificate program will provide them with the combination of theoretical and practical training to teach English to speakers of other languages in international arenas.

Accreditation:

New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Commission on Institutions of Higher Education

Facts & Figures

International Financial Aid Description: Yes, all students are encouraged to apply for financial assistance when they apply for admission. Please speak to an Enrollment Advisor for more information.

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Loans Offered: All students are encouraged to apply for financial assistance when they apply for admission. Federal, state, University scholarship programs, and payment options are available.

Locale: Large City