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TESOL - Elementary Education (1-6)

University of Missouri–St. Louis

48 months
23690 USD/year
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The six-course TESOL - Elementary Education (1-6) program from University of Missouri–St. Louis will help practicing teachers and teachers-to-be increase their competence and confidence in integrating the four language modalities into their academic teaching for the ELLs. 

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Key Features

The number of immigrants and refugees has been increasing in the St. Louis areas, and the classrooms are having more English language learners (ELLs). The TESOL - Elementary Education (1-6) program from University of Missouri–St. Louis cover general linguistics, second/foreign language acquisition principles, cross-cultural communication theories and practices, assessments with coping strategies, developing and implementing instructional materials with reflection.

The instructional design for each TESOL course includes the three stages:

  • exploring students’ backgrounds and having desired results with the assessment strategies,
  • enacting with or presenting the interactive activities with the explicit language targets, and
  • expanding inquiry with guided reflection.

The teachers-to-be will be very competitive at the job markets due to the increasing needs of having knowledge, skills and disposition, not only for the ELLs, but for other linguistically diverse students. Teachers with these P-12 TESOL endorsement will also have opportunity to work as ELL specialists as well as classroom teachers.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Linguistics in Tchg English to Speakers of Other Languages
  • Second and Foreign Language Acquisition
  • Sociolinguistics and Communication in the Classroom 
  • Performance-Based Assessment for TESOL
  • Material Development and Methods for TESOL
  • Curriculum Development for Content Tchg of English Lang Learners

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


131 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Application form - Refer to the international student application and $40 application fee
  • Proof of English proficiency
  • Official transcripts - Students in their last year of high school should submit transcripts for all years completed thus far. Students who have completed high school must submit final transcripts and degree certificates or exam results.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    23690 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 23690 USD per year during 48 months.
  • Local: $371.40 per credit hour
  • National: $999 per credit hour

Living costs for Saint Louis

1015 - 1530 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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