2017-2018 Undergraduate Course Catalog 
    Jun 20, 2021  
2017-2018 Undergraduate Course Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

TESOL (Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages), Minor

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Amanda Brown, Associate Professor of Linguistics, HBC 323C, Tel: 443-2244, Email: abrown08@syr.edu


Tej Bhatia (LLL), Amanda Brown (LLL), Chris Green (LLL), Gerry Greenberg (LLL/A&S), Rania Habib (LLL), Jaklin Kornfilt (LLL), Emma Ticio (LLL), Linda Milosky (CSD)


The minor in TESOL is an 18-credit level program focusing on the teaching of English to speakers of other languages. It prepares individuals for entry-level positions teaching English in a variety of educational, community, business, and government contexts, with the exception of public K-12 school settings.


Admission to the minor will be open to currently enrolled undergraduate students at Syracuse University. Interested students will be encouraged to contact the coordinator of the minor to develop a program of study.


Minor Requirements

Students must complete 18 credits, 12 of which must be at the 300 level or above.

Language Requirement:

One (three or four-credit) course in a language other than English or deomonstrate proficiency in a language other than English.

Elective Courses:

Students will choose two courses from an approved set as long as a total of 12 credits in the minor are taken at the 300 level or above.

Minimum Credits: 18


Elective substitutions may be made with the permission of the coordinator.

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