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Teaching English as a Second Language

Tuition fee CA$16,919 per year

The fees shown here are estimates only for two semesters and are subject to change. The above fee includes tuition (CA$14,500), health insurance and ancillary fees.

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Registration fee CA$400 one-time

The registration fee includes the non-refundable application fee (CA$100) and the refundable deposit fee (CA$300).

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Overview

Do you want to make a difference? Do you want to teach English as a second language? Become one of Conestoga’s grads, teaching and managing ESL programs throughout Ontario.

This 340-hour program includes applied in-class and practicum experience and is recognized by TESL Canada (Standard II) and by TESL Ontario.

Graduates of the Teaching English as a Second Language (TESL) graduate certificate gain the knowledge and skills for successful English language teaching through active learning and 50 hours of observing and teaching.

Practicum placements occur in community-based programs such as Language Instruction for Newcomers to Canada (LINC) and/or within English for Academic Purposes (EAP) settings at college or university, preparing students for today’s world of English language learning and teaching in Canada or abroad.

Conestoga’s teaching faculty are passionate educators who bring extensive credentials and English language teaching experience across a variety of English language programs.

Conestoga’s TESL program meets and exceeds the standards of TESL Canada and TESL Ontario. Part 1 is recognized by TESL Canada (Standard I). Part 2 is recognized by TESL Canada (Standard II) and by TESL Ontario.

Career opportunities

Graduates will be prepared to teach English effectively in a wide variety of settings both in Canada and abroad, including language programs for newcomers to Canada, colleges, private language schools, business English programs and workplace settings.

Apply Now! September 2023
This intake is not applicable
Studies commence
Sep 5, 2023

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States

Apply Now! September 2023
This intake is not applicable
Studies commence
Sep 5, 2023

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States