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    Advanced TEFL Certificate Option

    Learn more about language theory and linguistics.

    The Advanced TEFL Certificate includes all coursework from the 8-credit initial TEFL Certificate, as well as three linguistics courses. You may choose to complete initial TEFL certificate coursework first, or complete initial and advanced coursework concurrently.

    Program Overview

    • Flexible Structure: Fully online with some on-campus course options
    • Time to Complete: 12 months is typical
    • Program Begins: Fall, spring, and summer terms
    • Curriculum: 11 required credits in addition to the initial 8-credit TEFL Certificate  
    • Cost: View current tuition rates  
  • ABE Licensure Option

    Interested in an ABE license to teach in Minnesota? Learn more about our ABE Licensure program.

    State Eligibility and Complaint Process

    Hamline University, like all higher education institutions, must follow individual state regulations before enrolling students outside of Minnesota in its online programs. Hamline can enroll students residing in most states, but please confirm whether your state is among the eligible states.   

    Hamline University is committed to providing outstanding online education. If you have a question, concern, or complaint about your online education experience at Hamline, please review our complaint process for online education at Hamline.

  • Learn More

    Contact a Graduate Admission counselor and request information to learn more about how you can pursue an Advanced TEFL Certificate.

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    Continuing Studies Courses and Certificates

    Take a continuing studies course or certificate. Courses start throughout the year on campus or online.