• Kids at Computers

    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
    • 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
  • State Eligibility and Complaint Process

    State Eligibility

    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.

  • Apply today. Our application process is quick and simple.

    To apply for admission to the Advanced TEFL Certificate program, please submit the following:

    • Online application (no fee).
    • Official transcript of a bachelor’s degree with a GPA of at least 2.5 from a regionally-accredited college or university. This should be sent directly from the institution to Graduate Admission or provided in a sealed, signed envelope. You do not have to supply transcripts for courses taken at Hamline University.

    Apply Online

    Send remaining materials to:
    Office of Graduate Admission
    Hamline University
    1536 Hewitt Avenue, MS-A1710
    Saint Paul, MN 55104

    Learn More

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

    Request Info

  • Continuing Studies Fall Courses 2017

    Continuing Studies Courses and Certificates

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

  • Mike Lemier Literacy Promo

    Attend an Information Session

    Meet with faculty and admissions staff, network with other prospective students, and learn more about the various programs offered through the School of Education.