Graduate Teacher Education

ONLINE TESOL: Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages Endorsement

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Courses in the TESOL program are offered ONLINE throughout the year with an intensive online program offered in the summer. For more information, or to register, contact

Muskingum’s TESOL program provides strategies and instructional skills to teach students whose first language is not English 


Why Choose Muskingum’s TESOL Endorsement Program?


  • Online courses offered throughout the year
  • Intensive summer program starts in June


  • Online sessions starting soon... Register today!


  • Learn how to work directly with EL students and their families
  • Fill your teaching tool box with new approaches to enhance learning opportunities for EL students



For more information, to ask questions, receive a complementary audit, register or inquire about this program being offered in your area, please contact Nancy at 740.826.8038 or


Add a master’s degree at Muskingum with only 4 additional online courses and capstone

Requirements for TESOL: Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages Endorsement
Through this program, licensed teachers can qualify for the endorsement through the Ohio Department of Education. Students who are not licensed teachers may also complete this program, but will not be able to qualify for the ODE endorsement or any other ODE license. Passing score on OAE Licensure Test required for licensure.

To add the endorsement, take the following courses (18 Credit Hours):
EDUC 608* Critical Pedagogy: The Transformational Educator (1)
EDUC 609 Multi-cultural Literature (1)
EDUC 634 The Role of the ESL Teacher in Co-Teaching and Collaboration (1)
EDUC 635 Methods of TESOL (3)
EDUC 636 Second Language Acquisition & Development (3)
EDUC 637 Assessment and Policies for TESOL (3)
EDUC 638 TESOL Practicum (2)
EDUC 639 Practicum Seminar (1)
ENGL 503 Language Structure and Usage (3)

If you choose, you can complete the Master of Arts in Education by taking the following ONLINE courses (12 Credit Hours)
EDUC 605 Leading and Learning in a Culture of Change (3) 
EDUC 606 Invitational and Inclusive Education (3) 
EDUC 607 Informed Decision Making (3)

Choose One of the Following: 
EDUC 700 Research Seminar & Project (3) 
EDUC 705/706 National Board Certification Process (1+2) 
EDUC 710 Practitioner Seminar and Project (3)

 *Additional Field Work Required

For a complete listing of MAE requirements, policies and procedures please refer to the Graduate Catalog (pdf).

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