Our Students

Who are our students?

The TESOL Certificate Program participants are professionals of diverse nationalities and backgrounds who are committed to learning how to teach English to adult speakers of other languages. They train to adapt and apply principles of communicative language teaching to a variety of settings and learner populations. Graduates are prepared to become active, reflective, and collaborative TESOL professionals in local and international contexts.

Where Do They Come From?

What Are Their Backgrounds?

TeachersProfessionalsStudents majored in
Public school teachers Lawyers Music
ESL/EFL teachers Businessmen/women Drama
Other-subject teachers School administrators Psychology
  Program coordinators Literature
    Business Administration


Why do they want to pursue the TESOL Certificate Program?

Some of the most commonly shared reasons:

Begin to teach ESLDevelop EFL programs abroadConduct research in TESOL
Teach immigrants in New York Advance in current career Obtain formal education in TESOL
Teach EFL abroad Attend graduate studies in Applied Linguistics/TESOL  Change career


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