Master of Arts in Teaching—Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages

School/Division: Rossier School of Education

Degree/Certificate: Master of Arts

Master of Arts in Teaching—Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (MAT–TESOL) program will prepare you to teach English and other languages to a variety of learners in both domestic and international settings.

The MAT–TESOL program credential track is optional, and can be applied after you enroll. Students who pursue the optional MAT-TESOL World Languages Credential add-on will complete an additional 4 units of coursework for a minimum of 28 units in conjunction with preparation for a California preliminary single subject teaching credential in World Languages. Students must reside in California in order to be eligible to pursue a World Languages credential.

In order to be recommended for a preliminary teaching credential, you are required to satisfy a series of basic skills and subject matter requirements established by the California Commission on Teacher Credentialing.

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Application RequirementsCourse Schedule, and Curriculum

California Commission on Teacher Credentialing:

Basic Skills Requirement

Licensure requirements by state
StateRequirements
AlabamaNo current determination
AlaskaNo current determination
ArizonaNo current determination
ArkansasNo current determination
CaliforniaMeets requirements
ColoradoNo current determination
ConnecticutNo current determination
DelawareNo current determination
FloridaNo current determination
GeorgiaNo current determination
HawaiiNo current determination
IdahoNo current determination
IllinoisNo current determination
IndianaNo current determination
IowaNo current determination
KansasNo current determination
KentuckyNo current determination
LouisianaNo current determination
MaineNo current determination
MarylandNo current determination
MassachusettsNo current determination
MichiganNo current determination
MinnesotaNo current determination
MississippiNo current determination
MissouriNo current determination
MontanaNo current determination
NebraskaNo current determination
NevadaNo current determination
New HampshireNo current determination
New JerseyNo current determination
New MexicoNo current determination
New YorkNo current determination
North CarolinaNo current determination
North DakotaNo current determination
OhioNo current determination
OklahomaNo current determination
OregonNo current determination
PennsylvaniaNo current determination
Rhode IslandNo current determination
South CarolinaNo current determination
South DakotaNo current determination
TennesseeNo current determination
TexasNo current determination
UtahNo current determination
VermontNo current determination
VirginiaDoes not meet requirements**
WashingtonDoes not meet requirements
West VirginiaNo current determination
WisconsinNo current determination
WyomingNo current determination

** Rossier does not offer/advertise a licensure pathway for TESOL (Master of Arts in Teaching: Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages) in any state outside of CA.