Graduation Requirements

To graduate with a Master’s Degree in Teaching English as a Foreign Language (MA TEFL), students must:

  • successfully complete 43 credit units or 46 credit units, including (refer to the list of courses): 
    • 33 units of required courses (11 courses total). This list includes any one of the three capstone options worth of 3 units: 
      • Thesis (TEFL 392 – Capstone Project)
      • Design Project (TEFL 392 – Capstone Project)
      • Comprehensive Examinations (TEFL 393)
    • at least 9 units of TEFL elective courses
    • at least 1 unit of an environmental science course (e.g., ENVS 305 /TEFL 330 – Endangered Languages and Biodiversity)
  • have a cumulative grade-point average of 3.0 or higher.