Accredited by TESL Canada, the Providence TESOL program will provide you with the necessary training to teach English as an additional language in settings right here in Manitoba, throughout Canada and around the world. Whether you pursue a Bachelor of Arts degree in TESOL or an undergraduate TESOL certificate you will be able to demonstrate an understanding of the close relationship between language and culture as well as the basic elements of the English language and of English teaching.
*TESOL courses are accredited by TESL Canada.
"I love the TESOL program at Providence because it's an interactive and hands-on classroom experience. It's a very close-knit group with fantastic professors who really invest in the success of their students." - Emily Dirks, 2014 Certificate of TESOL
The prerequisite for entry into the TESOL major is a grade of "C" or better in any TESOL course. For students who have taken additional courses toward the major, a minimum GPA of 2.00 is required on all courses, excluding failed courses.
Do you want to finish your TESOL training as quickly as possible? Our Summer TESOL program offers seven courses during a six-week period and will help get you into a workplace setting sooner rather than later. All of our TESOL courses meet the TESL Canada requirements, and Providence TESOL graduates are employed in more than 60 countries around the world.
IMPORTANT NOTE: Please look to the Academic Calendar for full information and course lists. If there are discrepancies between the information listed here and in the Academic Calendar, the Academic Calendar is definitive.
Graduates build careers in teaching English. Others work in global missions or in adult language learning. Others pursue graduate studies.