This certificate consists of 8 core courses including a teaching practicum. Tuition for the TESOL Certificate is $4,000 plus a one-time $35 registration fee, or you can register for each course individually plus the registration fee per semester.
You may schedule an appointment with an advisor and complete the online application below. To register for courses online, visit our online registration portal where you can browse courses and register as a new or returning student. Certificate students, please visit or contact the registration office to select your course schedule per semester.
Native speakers of English should have a baccalaureate degree from an accredited college or university. Applicants with at least 60 college credits will be considered. Non-native speakers of English must demonstrate oral competency and score at least 80 on the TOEFL exam, including at least a 20 on the verbal section. IELTS score of 6.5-7.0+ is accepted in place of TOEFLibt. All applicants must complete the application form, and submit a college transcript and 300-word writing sample explaining your interest in teaching ESL to Cristian Gallardo, Deputy Director of Continuing Education & Special Programs, at email@example.com.
View or download the TESOL course schedule below and check out 'General Information' to learn more about the benefits of registering for Continuing Education certificate programs.