Graduate Certificate in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages

The Graduate Certificate in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) prepares English language teachers, English language program administrators, language testers, and educational materials writers to work in contexts where English is a foreign language (EFL contexts).  The objectives of the certificate are to develop professionals with a) knowledge of the structure of the English language; b) an understanding of how languages are used and learned; and c) skills in designing and implementing pedagogical tasks to facilitate language learning. The certificate consists of 18 graduate credit hours divided among five core courses and one elective course. 

Certificate web site:  http://online.missouri.edu/degreeprograms/ed-tesol/gradcertificate.aspx

For information about certificate, contact:

Dr. Nikki Ashcraft
ashcraftn@missouri.edu
573-882-8394

Dr. Rachel Pinnow
pinnowr@missouri.edu
573-882-8465

Address:
Learning, Teaching and Curriculum
303 Townsend Hall
University of Missouri
Columbia, MO 65211

Federal Gainful Employment disclosure information for this Graduate Certificate is available at http://gradstudies.missouri.edu/academics/programs/tesol-certificate/tesol-ge/Gedt.html.