M.Ed. Online

Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages

12 months
728 USD/credit 21840 USD/year
728 USD/credit 21840 USD/year
320 USD/credit 9600 USD/year
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The Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages at Sam Houston State University is designed for teachers of English as a Second/Foreign Language. 


Key facts

The Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages program at Sam Houston State University addresses the theories of language instruction and incorporates research-based best practices for teaching English language learners. In addition to receiving the M.Ed., our graduates earn a certificate in Second Language Instruction from Sam Houston State University.

Learning outcomes

This 30 hour online degree program is nationally accredited and addresses standards of the Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL). This program is designed for ESL/EFL professionals who teach at a variety of levels—from the young child through the adult learner.

The MEd in TESOL is designed to provide graduates with the following marketable skills:

  • Cross-cultural communication skills.
  • Intercultural competence skills.
  • Critical awareness and thinking skills.
  • Reflective practitioners.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Soc Cult Lang Infl On Learning
  • 2nd Lang Acquisition & Develop
  • Applied Linguistics in ESL/EFL Settings
  • ESL / EFL Methodology
  • Computer Assisted Language Learning in English as a Second Language/English as a Foreign Language
  • Second Language Assessment
  • English for Specific Purposes
  • Action Research in Second Lang
  • Teaching Second Lang Writing
  • Second Language Literacy

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 SCH



Academic requirements

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

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  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Graduate Application
  • Application fee
  • Official transcript(s) from the baccalaureate degree granting institution
  • One letter of recommendation
  • Writing sample (i.e. 1-2 page letter of intent describing reasons for choosing to pursue a M.Ed. in TESOL, etc.)

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    21840 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 728 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    21840 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 728 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • In-State

    9600 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 320 USD per credit during 12 months.


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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