TESOL MA Admission Requirements

In addition to the University’s graduate application requirements, MA TESOL applicants should submit the following:

  • A personal statement, not to exceed two pages, describing the applicant’s (1) relevant background information and (2) current teaching and research interests, as well as (3) how MNSU’s graduate TESOL program will support their academic and professional goals.

For international applicants, a minimum 80 TOEFL iBT, 6.5 IELTS, or 110 Duolingo is required for admission. For students with lower scores, conditional admission to the program is possible with completion of one semester in the University's Intensive English Program.