English as a Second Language (ESL) - Online and Distance Education

English as a Second Language (ESL)



Instruct. Educate. Help those whose native language is not English by working as an ESL teacher. 

The need for ESL teachers is on the rise. Our ESL MAT students learn about :

  • English as a New Language 
  • Linguistics 
  • Language Arts methods 
  • Reading methods 
  • ESL methods 
  • Assessments
  • Diversity 

The English as a Second Language (ESL) K-12 Education Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT) is designed specifically for licensed teachers and aspiring teachers pursuing ESL licensure. 

Common employers include but are not limited to:

  • North Carolina Public Schools
  • Private schools
  • International Schools

Job Titles

This program prepares you to work as a:


Deepen your knowledge. Get the credentials and knowledge you need to build the career you want. Apply today.