Teaching English as a Second LanguageNiagara College
About this Program
Level: Graduate Certificate in Teaching English as a Second Language
Discpline: English Language and Literature
Length: 2 semestersCheck My Eligibility
As an English as a Second Language (ESL) teacher, you are a global citizen with the skill set required to help individuals of all ages – from young children to business professionals – develop their English language skills in sectors including education, business and politics. Niagara College’s educational partners around the world offer employment opportunities for new graduates. Gain the knowledge and insight needed to teach in Canada or abroad. Professional-level program offers a practical focus that requires the use of a personal iPad to access iBooks and applications that support classroom learning and practicum teaching. Applied learning offered through a practicum that provides real-world classroom teaching experience.
Study and Work in Canada
Full-time undergraduate and post-graduate international students can work anywhere on or off campus without a work permit. The rules around the number of hours a student will be allowed to work may vary based on the country the student chooses to study in. International students are typically able to work up to 20 hours a week.