Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) Minor

Why minor in TESOL at CIU?

The ability to speak English is in demand around the world. People understand that they can travel, study and work abroad more easily if they can speak English. That’s where you come in. The Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) minor develops knowledge and skills necessary to teach English as a second or foreign language in a wide variety of cross-cultural and educational settings, offering a variety of ministry opportunities, as well.

Your Next Step

Review our course requirements and find out how a minor in TESOL can round out your bachelor's degree from CIU. 



Degree Program Faculty

Joe LeTexier, Professor of TESOL/Linguistics

Joe LeTexier

Professor of TESOL/Linguistics

B.A., Crown College; M.A., M.Div., Columbia International University; Ph.D., University of South Carolina


Tina Winchester, Adjunct Professor at CIU

Tina Winchester

Adjunct Professor, Practicum and Internship Supervisor, TEFL/ICS

M. Ed., Clemson University, TEFL Certificate, Columbia International University


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