Education Details

Teaching English as a Second Language
Award type: MEd
Eastern Washington University

Program Details  
Program Overview for Teaching English as a Second Language
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Eastern Washington University
Program website
Program contact
Ann Van Wig
(800) 826-3411
Program description
The EWU online Master of Education, Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) is designed to help you cultivate the educational expertise you need to effectively teach English as a second language to diverse audiences. This innovative online masters degree immerses you in specialized TESOL instruction to give you a flexible pathway to boundless career opportunities, including teaching English language programs overseas. You will also be prepared to teach at the college level, nationally and internationally, and at Adult Basic Education (ABE) centers. Explore the critical and social theories that inform a reflective and sound classroom practice, including applied linguistics, curriculum design and evaluation, as well as an in-depth study of English grammar and pedagogical approaches for multilingual learners. As a student, you will benefit from convenient access to 100 percent online coursework and support from experienced faculty who are dedicated to student success. Discover practical learning opportunities through an internship embedded in the curriculum, which gives you field experience teaching or tutoring non-native English speakers. You will also complete a portfolio of work and a comprehensive exam to demonstrate proficiency instead of a thesis. Take advantage of six-week courses and seven start dates a year, and earn a respected M.Ed. TESOL online from Eastern Washington University.
Financial Information
$75 application fee
Program Information
Length of training
14 Months
Award type
Locations offered
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Public transportation service: Spokane Transit

Offered evenings/weekends
Offered onlineyes
Certification/license required to work in this field
Certification/license obtained as part of training program
Certification/license test preparation provided