The NSU TESOL certificate, offered online and on campus at the undergraduate and graduate level, prepares students to teach English to speakers of other languages.

Format: Online or On Campus


The Graduate Certificate in TESOL (Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages) prepares students at the graduate level to teach English as a foreign/second language in a variety of settings, either in the United States or abroad, including offering English instruction to immigrants, foreign nationals, refugees, school children, adult learners and beneficiaries of mission work.


This degree program, offered on campus or online, is appropriate for any holder of a bachelor’s degree who seeks to earn a credential that allows them to teach English to speakers of other languages in a variety of settings – from local and regional adult literacy centers to public schools in foreign countries – where there is a significant demand for native-speaking English teachers.



On campus and Online

Offered on campus and online

120 credit hours