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The desire for English language learning has never been greater. Meet the need with an M.S. in Education for teaching English to speakers of other languages (TESOL) from NSU.

With a dual emphasis on both theoretical understanding and hands-on application, this program will equip you with the specialized skills to develop literacy with non-native-speaking student groups.

Better yet, the wide range of coursework allows you to tailor your program to any domestic or international teaching setting you want to pursue. The courses are offered on a rotating basis, and you can work closely with your advisor and faculty to create a program that best fits their needs.

Take the next steps to success. Apply for NSU’s Master of Science in TESOL.

Quick Facts

Tuition
Tuition for the degree program is $1,065 per credit hour.
Curriculum
NSU’s M.S. in TESOL program is 36 total credits to complete.
Delivery Options
Coursework for the Master of Science in TESOL is delivered in a blended format at NSU's San Juan, Puerto Rico Campus. This delivery option combines on-site courses offered periodically over weekend’s supplemented by online study. For students living outside of Puerto Rico, coursework is delivered online.
Application Deadlines
Applications for admission are accepted online and on a rolling basis for all graduate programs throughout the calendar year.

M.S. in Education - Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL)

Required Core Courses (18 Credits)
Credits
TSOL 0575
Critical Issues in TESOL (TSOL 0575 / Credits: 3 )
3
TSOL 0580
Second Language Acquisition and Learning (TSOL 0580 / Credits: 3 )
3
TSOL 0567
Applied Linguistics (TSOL 0567 / Credits: 3 )
3
TSOL 0530
Technology in TEFL (TSOL 0530 / Credits: 3 )
3
TSOL 0547
Testing and Evaluation in TESOL (TSOL 0547 / Credits: 3 )
3
TSOL 0699
Applied Professional Experience in TESOL (TSOL 0699 / Credits: 3 )
3
TESOL Electives (Select 18 Credits)
Credits
INED 0500
Comparative International Education (INED 0500 / Credits: 3 )
3
ESE 0610
Speech and Language Development and Disabilities (ESE 0610 / Credits: 3 )
3
TLDR 0653
Teacher as Leader: Collaborative Practices for Promoting Student, Classroom, and School Improvement (TLDR 0653 / Credits: 3 )
3
TSOL 0500
Foundations of Bilingual Education (TSOL 0500 / Credits: 3 )
3
TSOL 0562
Cultural and Cross-Cultural Studies (TSOL 0562 / Credits: 3 )
3
TSOL 0569
Methodology of TESOL (TSOL 0569 / Credits: 3 )
3
TSOL 0580
Dual Language Classrooms: Teaching Math, Science, and Social Studies to Speakers of Other Languages (TSOL 0580 / Credits: 3 )
3
TEFL 0525
Teaching English to Children (TEFL 0525 / Credits: 3 )
3
TEFL 0535
Teaching English to Adolescents and Adults (TEFL 0535 / Credits: 3 )
3
TEFL 0563
International Englishes: Historical Development and Usage (TEFL 0563 / Credits: 3 )
3
TEFL 0575
Structure of English (TEFL 0575 / Credits: 3 )
3
TSOL 0515
Curriculum Development for TESOL (TSOL 0515 / Credits: 3 )
3

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