This degree program is designed specifically for classroom teachers, career changers, and those who want to teach abroad. The Master of Education in TESOL allows students to develop collegial relationships with other Christ-minded educators as they deepen their understanding of TESOL, Second Language Acquisition, and education. This program prepares educators for credentialing to teach abroad and/or certification in teaching English to speakers of other languages. The MEd TESOL program prepares Florida teachers to take the ESOL K–12 Subject Area Exam of the Florida Teacher Certification Examination.
As part of this degree program, you will receive instruction in the following:
Total Credits: 36 hours
Program Length: 18 to 24 months; full-time (9 credit hours per semester) or part-time (3-6 credit hours per semester)
Program Delivery: Online classes
Tuition: $375 per credit hour
All courses are 3 credits unless noted.
TESL 5013 Foundations of Educating English Language Learners and Second Language Acquisition
TESL 5023 Cross-Cultural Communication and Education
TESL 5033 Methods of Teaching English to English Language Learners
TESL 5003 Developing Literacy with ELLs through Applied Linguistics
TESL 5043 Assessment of English Language Learners and Legislation of English for Speakers of Other Languages
TESL 5053 Advanced Grammar for Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages
Electives (6 credits)
Choose two graduate-level (5000+) courses with an EDUC, ESED or TESL prefix