Applied Linguistics – TESL (MA)

Teaching English as a second or subsequent language is a complex process, with a knowledge base combining such diverse areas as applied linguistics, language-teaching methodology, curriculum design and testing. Our Master of Arts program is designed to integrate these important elements in an educational experience promoting a high level of expertise and professionalism.

Program Pathways:

  • Research Stream (Thesis or Major Research Paper)
    • Full-time students only.
  • Course Based Stream
    • Full-time and Part-time students considered.

Entry point:

  • September


  • Course-work and Thesis – 4 terms (16 months)
    • This stream is funded
  • Major Research Paper – 3 terms (12 months)
    • This stream is funded.
  • Course Based 3 terms (12 months)
    • This stream is not funded.

Application deadline:

  • January 15th for September entry

*Please note that applications are accepted until the program is full.  Please contact the program directly for more details.

Admission requirements

  1. Check the university requirements and the program requirements.
  2. Complete the online application and submit the non-refundable application fee.
  3. You will need to submit your transcripts as well as the following program-specific materials: