Applied Linguistics & Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL)
Teachers College, Columbia University
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    TESOL Teaching Residents Program (TR@TC)

    An additional M.A. program in TESOL leading to TESOL K-12 New York State Initial Certification is through the Teaching Residents at Teachers College program.

    This degree option is restricted to students who do not have previous teaching certification in TESOL and who have been admitted to the Teaching Residents at Teachers College program.

    Students in this program complete the core TESOL requirements as well as the out-of-program requirements specific to the Teacher Residency program, which focus on middle and high school teaching. Teacher Residents are required to take intensive summer courses, participate in an ongoing integrating seminar, and engage in a full school year teaching residency in a high-need New York City middle or high school. Upon completion of this program, Teacher Residents are required to teach in a high need New York City school for three additional years. Please refer to Teaching Residents at Teachers College.