Niagara University

College of Education



Niagara University

P.O. Box 1909

Niagara University, NY 14109

United States





Program Information

Degrees Offered:

M.S.Ed. in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages; M.S.Ed. in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages including Initial Teacher Certification

Format: Campus

Program Description:

Niagara University offers a 37 credit hour master's degree, a 46 credit hour master's degree plus initial certification, and an 18 credit hour certificate program in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL). English is the language of global communications and demand for TESOL professionals is greater than ever before. Our graduates will be qualified to work in public and private schools (locally and internationally), international corporations, governments, NGOs, and in private practice in the U.S. and abroad. They will also be qualified to become ESL materials specialists, administrators and researchers. Graduates will be able to teach English to people of all ages and conditions of life, oversee and create innovative TESOL programs and develop effective teaching methods. Recent graduates, people changing careers, or certified teachers are all perfect candidates to enter into the TESOL program.


Niagara University is accredited by the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE).

Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: Yes

International Financial Aid: Yes

Classification: Master's College or University I

Locale: Large Suburb

Size & Settings: 3,000-5,999

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