Earn Your Master of Arts in Teaching – TESOL online

Empower Students Through Language

The world is increasingly going online. We prepare teachers to effectively teach in today's world and find solutions to the challenges that today's world demands.

USC Rossier is committed to creating educational equity in our nation. Our Master of Arts in Teaching – Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages online (MAT–TESOL online) is designed to help aspiring English-language educators work toward that goal.

You will be prepared to teach English across a range of settings, in the United States and internationally, using culturally responsive teaching strategies.

No GRE Required

Why the MAT–TESOL online From USC?


The USC Rossier School of Education is ranked No. 12 by U.S. News & World Report.1 The MAT–TESOL online includes the same rigorous curriculum and admission standards as the on-campus program.

Full- and Part-Time Options Available

The 24-unit MAT–TESOL online can be completed in one to three years and includes a fieldwork component.

Credential and Certificate Options

Enhance your MAT–TESOL online experience with an optional English Language Development (ELD) Credential2 for four additional units and/or a Gifted Education Certificate for six additional units.

The Trojan Network

USC Rossier online students have access to USC career resources and are welcomed into the Trojan Family, our powerful alumni network of more than 300,000 graduates worldwide.

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1 Best Education Schools. (2019). U.S. News & World Report. Retrieved October 10, 2019. Return to footnote reference
2 Students who live domestically must reside in California in order to be eligible to pursue an ELD credential. Return to footnote reference