Career Management

Master's Degree Programs

The following is a list of Canadian, American and International Universities that offer Master's Degree programs in the field of English language education.  Many of these degree programs may be completed partly or entirely online and offer options for part-time or full-time study.

 
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University of Alberta
Description:

The Teaching English as a Second Language Masters Program at the University of Alberta in Edmonton, AB is intended to provide ESL instructors with the appropriate theoretical background and practical experience to teach English in Canada and overseas.

University of Birmingham
Description:

The University of Birmingham in Birmingham, United Kingdom offers three Masters degree options. Students may choose between an MA in Applied Linguistics, an MA in TESOL, or an MA in TEFL. Core subjects include second language acquisition; language curriculum design; information technology for language teaching, and discourse analysis.

University of Calgary
Description:

The Master of Arts at the University of Calgary in Calgary, Alberta offers specializations in Adult Learning; Curriculum and Learning; Language and Literacy; Leadership; and Learning Sciences. The Language and Literacy specialization would be of interest to prospective educators and researchers in the areas of literacy, English as an additional language (EAL) or second language (ESL), bilingual education, teaching and learning French as first and second language and other languages, including Aboriginal languages, Spanish, Mandarin, Japanese, and German.

University of Exeter
Description:

The MEd TESOL at the University of Exeter in London, United Kingdom is aimed at those already experienced in the teaching field. It may be completed in one year via full-time face-to-face delivery.

University of Exeter - Summer Program
Description:

The M.Ed. TESOL Summer program at the University of Exeter requires students to attend two intensive summer sessions at the university. Students then complete research work to round out their degree.

University of Manitoba
Description:

The Master of Education in Second language Education (SLE) at the University of Manitoba in Winnipeg, Manitoba includes coursework in second language education, research methodologies, and curriculum development. Students can choose between a thesis-based route or a course-based route.

University of Missouri
Description:

The MA TESOL program at the University of Missouri in Columbia, Missouri is intended for those who are currently employed as ESL teachers. The program specializes in learning, teaching, and curriculum with a TESOL emphasis. 

University of Nottingham
Description:

The University of Nottingham in Nottingham, United Kingdom offers an MA in TESOL.  The program can be completed in 2 years and 8 months (part time only) with web-based distance learning.  Courses may also be completed on-campus, either full time or part time.

University of Ottawa
Description:

The University of Ottawa in Ottawa, Ontario offers a Master of Linguistics program.  There is a possibility to specialize in a variety of areas of linguistic research, such as theoretical linguistics (phonetics, phonology, morphology, syntax, semantics), first and second language acquisition, psycholinguistics, neurolinguistics and sociolinguistics.

University of Quebec
Description:

The Master of Linguistics program at University of Quebec in Chicoutimi, Quebec offers a balance between theory, language and society, research methodologies; and linguistics throughout the program.

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