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Teaching English as a Foreign Language [TEFL] (Minor)


Why minor in TEFL at CIU?

The ability to speak English is in demand around the world. People understand that they can travel, study and work abroad more easily if they can speak English. That’s where you come in. The Teaching English as a Foreign Language (TEFL) minor develops knowledge and skills necessary to teach English as a second or foreign language in a wide variety of cross-cultural and educational settings, offering a variety of ministry opportunities, as well.

Your Future

The TEFL minor complements many of the other programs offered at CIU such as English, Intercultural Studies, and Teacher Education, opening doors of opportunity as you invest in the lives of people interested in learning the English language.   

Your Next Step

Add the TEFL minor to another CIU program, and begin to ponder the possibilities of how God will use you in the future. Get started today.

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Featured Faculty: 
Joe LeTexier Joe LeTexier
MA TEFL/ICS Coordinator

B.A., Crown College; M.A., M.Div. Columbia International University