Due to COVID-19 concerns, the TESOL Intensive Certificate will not be offered this summer (2020). If interested for future offerings, please email CPEProjects@spu.edu to be added to the interest list and receive updates for the next offering.

TESOL Certificate + ELL Endorsement 4-Week Intensive Program

Thinking of teaching abroad? Earn your TESOL Certification (Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages) in just four weeks on SPU's campus. You’ll gain in-classroom experience in an engaging, hands-on learning environment.

Course Schedule

ELT 5530: Foundations of English Language Teaching: Theory and Application

ELT 5531: Approaches and Methods in ELT

ELT 5532: Grammar in ELT

ELT 5533: Materials Development and Resources in ELT

ELL Endorsement Track Option: Course participants who hold a WA teaching certificate may be eligible to gain an ELL Endorsement by completing two additional online courses, the WEST-E ELL, and a K-12 Field Experience practicum. A separate application process is required to join the endorsement program. Email endorse@spu.edu for details.

Housing Details: email conferenceservices@spu.edu to request on-campus accommodations during the coursework.

Program Prerequisites: This intensive is a 5000-level graduate program open to candidates who hold a B.A.

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