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Overview

The Teaching English as a Second Language Major introduces students to the opportunities and requirements for teaching English as a Second Language or English as a Foreign Language; the social, cultural, and religious factors that influence the effective acquisition of a second language; and principles, methods, and techniques of effective second-language instruction in a mission context. Emphasis is placed on the role of teaching the English language in the Christian ministry, both within and outside the United States.

Dr. Linda Whitmer
Program Director

Dept Contact

Concentrations

This degree does not include any concentrations.

Curriculum

Coursework may include:

  • Structure of the English Language
  • Teaching Cross-Culturally
  • Foundations in Linguistics
  • English as a Second Language/EFL Methods & Materials

For more details on this program, check out our academic catalog.

Careers

Graduates with this degree will, of course, often serve as teachers of English, both domestically and internationally and among people of various ages. Graduates may also choose to pursue graduate work in Intercultural Studies.

Degree

Overview

The Teaching English as a Second Language Major introduces students to the opportunities and requirements for teaching English as a Second Language or English as a Foreign Language; the social, cultural, and religious factors that influence the effective acquisition of a second language; and principles, methods, and techniques of effective second-language instruction in a mission context. Emphasis is placed on the role of teaching the English language in the Christian ministry, both within and outside the United States.

Dr. Linda Whitmer
Program Director

Dept Contact

Concentrations

This degree does not include any concentrations.

Curriculum

Coursework may include:

  • Structure of the English Language
  • Teaching Cross-Culturally
  • Foundations in Linguistics
  • English as a Second Language/EFL Methods & Materials

For more details on this program, check out our academic catalog.

Careers

Graduates with this degree will, of course, often serve as teachers of English, both domestically and internationally and among people of various ages. Graduates may also choose to pursue graduate work in Intercultural Studies.