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Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (M.A.)

Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (M.A.)

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Program Length: 3 semesters (10 months)

Language of Instruction: English

Tuition: $15,000 Tuition + $1,450 Intensive Hebrew program (compulsory for beginners)

Admission Requirements:
Bachelor's degree in any field with a GPA of at least 3.0 on a 4.0 scale, or 80 on a 100 scale

Application Deadline: Rolling admissions (May 31st to start summer session)

Tel Aviv University – Israel’s largest, most vibrant and most comprehensive institution of higher education – offers a streamlined M.A. program in TESOL (Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages), designed to prepare individuals for a wide variety of exciting international career opportunities in the English teaching profession. Spanning three semesters and taught entirely in English, the program combines academic studies with practical teaching experience in the Israeli school system. Since its inception in 2003 the M.A. TESOL program has attracted students from around the world.


The M.A TESOL program prepares graduates for global career opportunities in the field of English language learning and instruction. Our interdisciplinary curriculum provides opportunities for professional growth in teaching, research, program development and administration. Taught by world-renowned experts in the field, this innovative program combines advanced academic study with practical teaching experience. Gain expertise in the latest trends in the field while receiving individualized guidance and hands-on experience in the classroom.


Program Features


  • Teaching internship in the Israeli school system, including in higher education

  • Classroom theory is complemented with field trips and extracurricular activities

  • Optional thesis track

  • Program is open to students with no background in English language teaching


Career Success

The M.A. TESOL program prepares graduates for exciting global career opportunities in teaching, research, program development and administration, instructional material and test development, professional training, language coaching and more. 


Student Testimonial

"Choosing to attend this program is the best decision I have ever made. The program is more than just an M.A. from a very reputable university; it's a supportive community of professionals and a limitless resource of information and support.

-Alexis Gitman

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Tel Aviv University, P.O. Box 39040, Tel Aviv 6997801, Israel
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