Degree Level: AGC

Department: Educational Theory & Practice

School or College: School of Education

Departmental Website: http://www.albany.edu/etap/tesol-online-cert.php

Program Curriculum: http://www.albany.edu/graduatebulletin/tesol_agc.php

Required Credentials




Supplemental Documents

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(See Special Notes)

Statement of Goals
* Valid NY State certificate in a classroom teaching title
* Master's degree from an accredited college or university
* 12 credits in language other than English
* See Special Notes




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Special Notes:

Must hold a valid NY State certificate in a classroom teaching title. Those with pending certification or certification from another state will not be admissible.  Must hold a master's degree from an accredited college or university. Twelve credits in language other than English. However, this requirement can be waived if already fulfilled in another degree program. Please speak with the department regarding this waiver.

This program is not available to international applicants. The department will also accept the following exams in lieu of GRE: edTPA, GMAT, Miller's Analogies, or Praxis Core Academic Skills for Educators. Please contact the Pathways Into Education Center (518-442-3529) with questions regarding the entrance exam requirement.

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