Learn the methodology of teaching English in various settings in the U.S. and around the world.

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The world is increasingly more in need of educators who can teach English. In a TESOL program, you will learn how to teach English to English learners through a study of linguistics, culture and community, grammar, and pronunciation. This equips you to work with immigrants, refugees, international students, business professionals, and many others.


Why TESOL at Cairn?

  • Practice teaching English by volunteering at the University’s weekly Community English Language Program.
  • Receive training in best teaching practices and current methodologies.
  • Become well-versed in intercultural communication.
  • Apply a biblical worldview to work in many diverse contexts.


Career Paths

  • Teach at a community college, language institute, or community program
  • Work with refugees and immigrant populations
  • Teach around the world
  • Teach abroad as missionary work