• For more information regarding the MAT in TESOL, please contact Dr. Jayoung Choi, the program coordinator, at jchoi44@kennesaw.edu.

  • Review of applications takes several weeks and begins after the application deadline has been reached. You will receive an email from the graduate school notifying you of your acceptance. In that email you will also receive information about proving your US citizenship, orientation detail and registration instructions. After this, a formal letter will be sent to your home address detailing your acceptance as well.

  • You are able to transfer up to 9 credit hours of course work based upon review and approval by the program coordinator. This coursework cannot be older than 5 years.

  • To determine if you are eligible for financial aid, please visit http://graduate.kennesaw.edu/admissions/apply/online-application.php for information relating to options available for graduate students. Since TESOL is a critical shortage area, you may also be interested in learning more about the TEACH grants. Please contact Donna Tuitt, KSU Graduate Financial Aid Coordinator, at 678-797-2044 for more information.

  • Students complete the 39 credit hours of course work over a period of approximately 4-7 semesters (including courses in the summer). The final two semesters include intensive field placements within schools.

  • Currently, all courses are offered online. When courses are offered F2F, various late afternoon and evening courses are offered in order to better suit our candidates' schedules.

  • Information regarding current tuition and fees can be found by visiting http://fiscalservices.kennesaw.edu/bursar/tuition-fees/tuition-fees.php.

  • Each semester consists of two to three courses, while candidates could decide to take more or fewer courses each semester depending on their goals and needs.

  • No.

  • If your undergraduate degree was in a field other than education you are still be eligible to apply for the MAT program.

  • No, you do need a valid teaching certificate in order to be accepted in to the program.