The program for Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages at Northeastern Illinois University has a long history of preparing professionals in TESOL who work in the Chicago area and beyond. It is aligned with the professional standards of .

吉祥棋牌游戏大厅免费下载The TESOL Graduate Certificate Program will provide practical skills and knowledge to individuals who wish to teach adult English language learners. It is designed for individuals who want to work at community colleges, community-based organizations, or language schools in the U.S. or abroad. The Certificate consists of 6?courses (18 credits), including a 60-hour practicum. It prepares individuals to create lessons, develop materials, and assess English language learners. It is designed to be completed in 2 semesters or?1 or 2 years, depending on which of the 4 scheduling options is chosen.

The TESOL Graduate Certificate Program?courses are held at Northeastern's?El Centro location.?It is?conveniently located off the 90/94 Kimball exit and two blocks from the Belmont Blue Line.

Credit hours required: 18


The program admits students for the fall, spring and summer semesters.

Career Options

The TESOL graduate certificate prepares graduates for careers in areas such as:

  • adult English language instruction in the U.S.
  • English language instruction abroad
  • program administration in education
  • curriculum development
  • publishing
  • government agencies?

For more detailed career information, visit the U.S. Department of Labor?.

Academic Catalog Information

吉祥棋牌游戏大厅免费下载Take a closer look at the Graduate Certificate?in?TESOL and the courses offered toward the program.

Department and Contact Information

If you are interested in the program or have questions, please contact Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) at?(773) 442-5870 or?.

About Northeastern

吉祥棋牌游戏大厅免费下载Northeastern Illinois University is home to students from all corners of the world and is one of the?most ethnically diverse?universities in the nation. Our small class sizes, flexible schedules and dedicated faculty can help you succeed in your studies.

We offer an education with value.