Application process and requirements
Candidates for the certificate need to:
*Be formally accepted into the program
*Provide proof of a baccalaureate or a higher degree, or equivalent degree from an accredited institution
Have access to a computer and knowledge of basic computer skills.
*Successfully complete a total of 16 quarter units of required TESOL courses with grades of "C" or better
*Submit a portfolio that includes written assignments, observation tasks, and written feedback on assessed teaching
Courses are open to anyone who has completed two years of college course work or holds an A.A. degree or equivalent. However, to be eligible for the certificate, candidates must be formally accepted into the program. Provisional acceptance may be granted to domestic students who are in the process of completing a baccalaureate. The anticipated completion date must be no later than two years from the completion of the program requirements.
International students are required to participate in a short interview and should present a certificate to demonstrate that they have one of the following prerequisites:
* TOEFL iBT® 80 (Internet based)
* IELTS® 7.0