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TESOL Minor/Certificate

About the TESOL Minor/Certificate

The Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) minor will prepare you to teach English to speakers of other languages in a multi-age classroom, in cross-cultural service contexts, in an international business setting, or anywhere else God leads you. Students who complete the minor will receive a certificate certifying the 16 hours of coursework and 60-hour practicum. This minor must be combined with a major (in any field) in order to graduate with your bachelor’s degree and be fully prepared for your chosen career path. 

Why Study TESOL at Cedarville?

Program Highlights

  • Minor requires 16 semester hours of coursework.
  • Program includes a 60-hour practicum experience in addition to your coursework.

Consider These Majors

Students pursuing a TESOL minor may consider these majors:

  • Christian Education
  • Global Business
  • Intercultural Studies – Missiology
  • Nursing

Program Curriculum

Sample courses:

  • Linguistics for Language Learning
  • Methods of Teaching Foreign Language