Master of Science in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (M.S.) Concentration in Exceptional Student Education (Online)

Program Overview

The objective of the online Master of Science degree in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) Program at Carlos Albizu University, Miami Campus, is to train you to meet the growing demand for qualified, culturally competent educators to respond to the unique language needs of students with limited or no English proficiency. You will engage with the education faculty in authentic learning activities that incorporate emerging technologies, sound pedagogy, practice and research methods used in this expanding interdisciplinary field.

Program Highlights

Carlos Albizu University’s online TESOL Program is designed to train you to integrate language acquisition and education, with an overall understanding of cultural diversity and exceptional student behavior.

As a CAU student in our TESOL Program, you will learn to use special methodologies and interventions for the enhancement of English language learning based on the fundamental concepts of ESOL education. Additionally, the core area in Exceptional Student Education will give you an advantage in identifying specific behavioral and emotional difficulties in children.

CAU’s Online Master of Science in TESOL Program is designed to fit your busy schedule and allows you to advance at your own learning pace.  This flexibility means you can continue to pursue your career while earning a degree. Our classes are taught by an expert group of faculty with real life experiences in the field.  

Career Opportunities

As cultural and linguistic diversity continues to become a reality in our society, second language teaching professionals are increasingly in high demand.  Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages are employed in public and private schools, colleges, government agencies and other higher educational institutions.

San Juan location
PO BOX 9023711 San Juan, PR 00902-3711 Phone: (787) 725-6500 Fax: (787) 721-7187
Miami location
2173 NW 99th Avenue Miami, Florida 33172 Phone: (305) 593-1223 Fax: (305) 592-7930
Centro Mayaguez
56 Calle José De Diego, Mayagüez, P.R. 00680 Phone: (787) 725-6500 Fax: (787) 721-7187
  • American Psychological Association
  • American Speech-Language-Hearing Association
  • Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools
  • Commission for Independent Education