Teaching English for Specific Purposes M.S.
Looking for a graduate program to help you strengthen your teaching abilities to work with English learners in community, business, and overseas settings? Our master of science (M.S.) degree can be completed online or on campus. This degree will not certify you to teach in the K-12 public schools.
This program is designed for students who are seeking opportunities to work in community settings, university Intensive English Programs, international English schools, and other contexts, such as businesses, industry, travel, or diplomacy. The electives will allow you to specialize in teaching English in a particular content area, such as Business English, English for Science and Technology, or ESL Literacy.
Coursework – 30 hours minimum
- Teaching and Learning — 3 hours
- EDMD 7000 or CTES 7460
- Advisor-Approved CTES Courses — 9 hours
- Advisor-Approved Electives — 15 hours
- Rolling admissions with cohorts beginning in spring, summer, and fall
- March 15 for Summer Semester admission
- June 15 for Fall Semester admission
- October 15 for Spring Semester admission
- View Graduate Application and Admission for more specific details.
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Cost & Financial Support
- Auburn’s Student Financial Services provides estimated cost of attendance information.
- Tuition and Fees
- Auburn’s Financial Aid Office helps students find support.
- Auburn’s Graduate School provides fellowships and financial aid information.
- College of Education Graduate Student Travel Awards Guidelines
- A limited number of assistantships for on-campus students may be available.
- Contact the program coordinator for more information.