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Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages, MA

Empower multilingual students to succeed

Attend classes virtually or in person. Work with ESL students in K-12 schools. Travel abroad and teach English. Teach ESL at the community college level. The USF Master and Certificate of Arts in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) program is built on principles of equity, social justice, and human rights.

Accepting for Fall 2024

Earn Your Master's in TESOL Online

You’ll enjoy the same curriculum as the in person degree with the flexibility of learning where it's convenient for you.

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Meet Your Professor: Dr. Sedique Popal

TESOL program coordinator talks about linguistics, the campus community, and his path to USF.

Dr Sedique Popal

What Makes USF Different?

  • Learn from accomplished faculty with research and teaching experience in TESL/TEFL/ESL across the U.S. and around the world.
  • Enjoy small, dynamic classes with professors and classmates who see you, hear you, challenge you, help you. 
  • Join a diverse community of faculty and peers who offer you personal and scholarly support.
  • Promote equity with classroom curricula covering language, race, class, gender, sexual identity, religion, and nationality.
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Earn Your Credential

  • Understand formal and informal education within its sociocultural, linguistic, and political contexts around the world.

Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages, MA

M. Sedique Popal, Program Coordinator

Monday–Friday 8:30 a.m.–5 p.m.