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TESOL (Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages)

Valparaiso University

24 months
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12148 USD/year
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About

The TESOL (Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages) program at Valparaiso University expands career possibilities for those who anticipate teaching the English language to adults in the U.S. or internationally.

Overview

The TESOL (Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages) program at Valparaiso University prepares individuals from a variety of backgrounds to teach English to non-native speakers in the U.S. and internationally.

Students master theory of second language acquisition, effective teaching practices, and methods of assessment of English language proficiency.

Opportunities

Graduates of our programs in TESOL have taught English in language schools, k-12 settings, and universities in the U.S. and internationally.  Students who have completed the M.A. in TESOL have also pursued further study in doctoral programs in Education, Linguistics, and TESOL and Composition.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Linguistics
  • Sociolinguistics: Language Across Culture
  • Teaching of English to Speakers of Other Languages: Theory and Methods 
  • Teaching Of English to Speakers Of Other Languages: Theory and Practices 
  • ESL Curriculum and Assessment 
  • ESL Grammar
  • Advanced Composition
  • Topics in Writing

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

60 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

Other requirements

General requirements

    • Graduate from an accredited college or university
    • Earn a 3.0 GPA (B average) in all undergraduate and/or graduate coursework
    • Submit all required documents for domestic or international citizenship 
      • Valpo’s graduate application
      • Official transcripts from all university courses you’ve taken
      • Two recommendation letters from professors or employers
      • A statement of purpose that describes why you are applying to Valpo, your interest in the degree program, and how it affects your personal and professional development
      • Application fee

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    12148 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 24296 USD for the full programme during 24 months.
  • National

    12148 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 24296 USD for the full programme during 24 months.

Living costs for Valparaiso

1223 - 1978 USD /month
Living costs

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Funding

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