CELTIC: Columbia English Language Teaching International Certificate

Columbia English Language Teaching International Certificate

$800 | 4-Week Online Classes Forming Now!

New Courses Beginning

August 26, 2024
October 21, 2024
January 13, 2025
March 10, 2025
May 5, 2025
June 30, 2025


The 4-week online CELTIC program explores proven techniques for teaching vocabulary, as well as speaking and listening, to K–12 and adult English language learners (ELLs) at various levels of proficiency, with a focus on adult learners. It includes opportunities for students to design their own lesson plans that are contextually applicable in a variety of instructional settings. It also focuses on developing practical skills through opportunities for teaching groups of learners which will give you the confidence you need to begin teaching immediately. Prerequisite is a college undergraduate degree.

What You Can Do With This Certificate

  • Teach English internationally — This 4-week/135-clock hour, online English Language Teaching certificate will meet the qualifications for teaching in many English language programs abroad.
  • Teach English in your home country — This certificate will provide lesson planning and teaching experience that will help prepare you to teach in both structured ESL programs and/or in church or volunteer English language programs in your home country.
  • Professional development for classroom teachers in international schools who desire to upskill their ability to teach non-native English speakers.

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