M.A. On Campus


Moody Bible Institute

12 months
460 USD/credit
460 USD/credit
Tuition fee
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When you attend Moody Bible Institute and earn your Master of Arts in TESOL, you’re qualified to work anywhere in the world.


At the Moody Bible Institute we offer a master degree in TESOL. You’ll learn to think critically and communicate clearly as a teacher. Study Scripture and discuss current issues in TESOL as you develop your teaching skills. 

You can engage with teaching English as a theological effort rooted in your relationship with God. Teach English from a biblical perspective in any country around the world.

As you study, you’ll:

  • Learn current methods and best practices for teaching English
  • Study pedagogical skills in classroom management and making lesson plans
  • Evaluate current research in applied linguistics and how it relates to teaching English
  • Integrate your biblical and theological perspectives with TESOL

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • TESOL Instruction and Methodology 
  • Theoretical Foundations of Second Language Acquisition
  • English Grammar, Syntax and Morphology
  • English Phonetics, Phonology and Pronunciation
  • Teaching and Christian Faith
  • Semantics, Pragmatics, and Sociolinguistics

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Complete and submit online application
  • Support doctrinal qualifications for students
  • Write autobiographical essays
  • Provide two references (Not applicable to CMHC Applicants)
  • Pay nonrefundable application fee
  • Transcript Evaluation

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    460 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 460 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    460 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 460 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Chicago

1297 - 2491 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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