Frequently Asked Questions
Who can take the TEFL course?
The TEFL course is open to any student who has an Associate's degree and
wishes to receive a Teaching English as a Foreign Language Certificate to teach English abroad.
can I use my TEFL certificate?
A TEFL course will prepare you to teach English to students in a variety of
classroom settings. You can use your TEFL certification to teach English abroad. However, some private
language schools, institutes, community organizations and other educational
institutions in the United States may employ TEFL-certified teachers.
long will the certificate program take?
A TEFL course is a 76 hour certification program with an additional
opportunity to gain 44 practicum hours which would equal 120 hours total. Most employers overseas require a 120-hour certificate.
is included in the TEFL certificate program?
- Language acquisition
- Methods for teaching
- Foreign language classroom
- Lesson planing and EFL
- Understanding of different
components in the English language and teaching them