Take the next step in your career with a Master’s degree in TEFL


MA in Teaching English as a Foreign Language program is delivered rigorously both part-time and full time through hybrid and/or face-to-face means. In addition to completing a minimum of 30-credit graduate coursework, MA TEFL students complete a master's thesis based on original research. This research component is designed to help students develop their analytical skills, and to provide students with an opportunity for individualised study and the pursuit of particular academic interests.

Financial assistance is available in the form of tuition waiver. Also, a monthly allowance is provided in certain circumstances.

  • Area of study: English Language Teaching
  • Program: Teaching English as a Foreign Language
  • Degree awarded: Master of Arts (MA)
  • Credits required for completion: 30
  • with-Thesis: Yes
  • Career opportunities: Teach in higher education level EAP&EFL/ESL programs
  • Location(s): On-Campus/Hybrid (to be confirmed)
  • Entry terms: Fall/Spring
  • Formats: Full-time/Part-time (for practising teachers)
  • Application deadlines


The MA in TEFL Program requires the completion of the following:

  • 3 required credit bearing courses
  • 7 restricted elective credit bearing courses, and
  • 2 required non-credit courses
  • Thesis