Required and elective courses

A complete list of the current years’ courses offered by the TESOL program.

Curriculum paradigms

Suggested schedules for completing the MA-TESOL degree either in seven or in 10 academic quarters.


A two-quarter supervised practicum is the capstone experience of MA-TESOL students. Students apply for the practicum two quarters before they are to graduate.

TESOL library

The TESOL library is located in Marston 229.  Students may check out books for two weeks.

Thesis option

Although a thesis is not required, many students opt to write a thesis as part of their program.


The annual TESOL convention is a great place to learn more about the field and network with other TESOL professionals.

MA-TESOL newsletter

Quarterly newsletters keep students up to date on what is happening in the program. Request a copy.