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TESOL Programs

(Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages)

EMU programs that educate teachers of English to speakers of other languages (TESOL) are committed to preparing individuals to teach English in a variety of local and international settings. Programs are accredited. 

Curriculum highlights: 

  • Course in language learning, methods, materials, assessment, & culture
  • On-site with some online courses
  • Tutoring and practicum opportunities in the ESL program at EMU 
  • International practicum option 
  • Extensive practicum option 
  • Extensive practical experiences in the community 
  • Opportuniies for civic engagement 
  • Thesis & non-thesis option for MA students 
  • Grad assistantships working with ESL students 


WritEL Grant

Scholarships for ESL Endorsements


The Department of World Languages is part of the College of Arts & Sciences, 214 Pray-Harrold, 734.487.4344