Open up the English language world to your students. Designed for aspiring and working teachers alike, courses in this certificate program emphasize communicative, content-based, student-centered learning. This highly regarded program awards a Certificate in Teaching English (CTE) for successful completion of a structured curriculum of five courses, including a minimum of 50 hours of student teaching. The program equips students with skills readily applicable to classroom teaching and tutoring in the United States and abroad.
Timeline to Completion: The CTE can be completed in one year (two semesters) of full-time study; it must be completed in two years. Optional short professional development courses are offered every semester for working ESOL teachers and others interested in this field.
Enrollment Type: Credit and noncredit
Number of Courses: 6 courses, including at least 50 hours of student teaching.
Course Sequence: Courses need not be taken in the order listed unless a prerequisite is indicated in the course description.