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ODU's Graduate Certificate in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages is an entry-level credential for English language teaching.

The graduate certificate program follows the recommendations of TESOL, Inc., for such programs. All courses count towards the Master of Arts in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages.

A student must take at least nine credits at ODU to earn the TESOL Certificate.

Admission Requirements

  • The same admission requirements as those for the Master of Arts in TESOL. 

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Curriculum

  • Complete 15 credits, at least 9 of them at ODU, to earn the TESOL Certificate.

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