Certificate in Teaching English to Students of Other Languages

To be accepted into the TESOL certificate program, you must meet the graduate certificate admission requirements of the Ball State Graduate School and apply online.

Application Deadlines

You can start your courses any semester. Recommended application deadlines are:

  • Fall semester: First Friday of the first full week in July
  • Spring semester: First Friday of the first full week in November
  • Summer semester: Second Friday in April

Students from Other States

Ball State is authorized to accept online students from all U.S. states. Certain conditions may apply depending on what regulations your state has and what degree you are seeking. Learn more about state authorization for non-Indiana students.