Certificate Program (110 hours)
In this 110-hour teacher training program, participants are introduced to TESOL methodologies and approaches, various techniques for planning and teaching classes in all the English language-skill areas, cross-cultural communication, and a variety of levels and learning styles in the ESL classroom. Through a program of lectures, readings, discussions, assignments, practical teaching exercises, classroom observations, team teaching, and student teaching, participants will acquire a fundamental knowledge of the methodology and materials of TESOL and the basic skills needed in putting that knowledge into practice.
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A bachelor’s degree
Applicants must hold a baccalaureate degree or its foreign equivalent.
TOEFL® iBT® 65 or IELTS 6.0
(for non-native English speakers)
Each applicant who is not a native speaker of English must (1) achieve a score of 65 or higher on the iBT TOEFL or 6.0 or higher on the IELTS or their equivalent and (2) have good spoken English skills.
Teaching English Language
Prior teaching experience is not necessary, but an interview may be required for non-native English speakers..