The online M.Ed. in TESOL (Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages) program is designed for individuals who have a desire to work with children or adults who are learning English as a second or foreign language. Offered in two concentrations — Adult Education/Collegiate and K-12— courses emphasize TESOL methodology, linguistics, intercultural/cross-cultural education, second language acquisition, teaching reading and assessing student achievement.
Concentrations provide you with the skills needed to work in both domestic and international settings. You’ll be equipped with the knowledge and wisdom to address the growing needs for service delivery in these critical areas. The demand for qualified TESOL professionals is at record levels in business, technology and schools, offering you great opportunity for career advancement.
33 credit hours. May be completed in 18 months.
Offered online with interactive coursework. Students may begin the program in the fall, spring or summer semesters.
Master of Education (M.Ed.) degree. Possible career opportunities include ESL/EFL teacher or administrator, teacher/administrator in international context or missionary for Adult Education/Collegiate concentration; ESOL/ESL teacher or administrator, and teacher or administrator in an international context for K-12 concentration. .