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Graduate Record 2015-2016 
    
Graduate Record 2015-2016 [ARCHIVED RECORD]

Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL)


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Admission Requirements


Admission application form including 1-page essay, CV, and transcript. Must have completed one of the Certificate courses with a grade of B- or higher before applying. Applications will be read by at least two members of the Certificate Committee. Meeting with a Certificate Advisor (a member of the Certificate Committee) to work out schedule.

Required Courses (all in-person)


  • ANTH/LING 3400 - Structure of English (3 credits)

  • LING 5090 - Teaching English as a Second Language Credits: 3
  • LNGS 5000 - Linguistic Principles in Language Pedagogy Credits: 3
  • One additional required course of the student’s choosing (minimum of 3 credits, also all in-person) including:

  • AMST 2500 Language in the US
  • ANTH 2400 Language and Culture
  • ANTH 2410 Sociolinguistics
  • LNGS 2220 History and Structure of Black English
  • LNGS 2240 Southern American English
  • Students must complete all courses counted toward the Certificate with a grade of B- or higher in order to be awarded a Certificate.  

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