Teaching English as a Foreign Language Certificate (TEFL)

Contact the TEFL Coordinator

Sarah Springsteen 785-670-2093


Program Details

Structure: The Washburn CIEE TEFL Certificate consists of 130 hours of online study combined with 20 hours of practicum teaching in the Intensive English program at Washburn University.

Time to Complete: The program is broken up into 11 weeks of self-paced online classes.  The average student takes 10-12 hours to complete the coursework each week.  After this, one month is given to complete the practicum teaching requirements.

tefl program details

Scheduling Options: New classes start on a rolling basis every two weeks.  It is recommended that you plan ahead and check with the Office of International Programs as to when other Washburn students are starting the TEFL courses.  Working together with a cohort offers the best chance for success.

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