Certificate Program in English as a Second or Foreign Language (ESL/EFL)

Welcome to the Certificate Program in English as a Second or Foreign Language

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Program Application  Application Procedure

     This postbaccalaureate credit certificate program is designed to prepare students to teach English as a second language (ESL) in post-secondary settings in the U.S. or to teach English as a foreign language (EFL) abroad. Specifically, the program is designed for (A) students who hold a master’s degree in a discipline other than ESL or applied linguistics and wish to be certified to teach ESL in a community college or university and (B) students who plan to teach EFL abroad.