Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL)

Support English language learners and help them thrive in the classroom with online TESOL education programs available from Notre Dame of Maryland University. Explore the latest approaches and gain hands-on experience teaching English as a second language to students of all ages. Coursework emphasizes pedagogy, cross-cultural communication, and second language teaching methods to prepare you for rewarding, in-demand TESOL careers. With graduate degree options for K–12 certification, post-secondary education, and a post-master’s certification available, you can choose the program that’s right for your unique goals and where you are in your teaching career. Because the TESOL programs at NDMU are accredited by the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation, you’ll gain valuable skills to help you succeed in diverse classrooms and make a difference in your students’ lives. Program Options Include:

  • Master of Arts in TESOL (Initial K–12 Certification)
  • Master of Arts in TESOL (Post-Secondary Education)
  • Post-Master’s Certification in TESOL

Why Choose NDMU?

  • All courses offered fully online
  • 20-year history of TESOL education
  • Multiple start dates
  • Award-winning, expert faculty

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