Linguistics AB/TESOL and World Language Education MAT (TESOL)(non-thesis)

This program is ideal for a student looking to teach TESOL in Georgia P-12 public schools. We offer a range of courses and electives to accommodate your needs and interests. This program fulfills requirements for the master's degree and T-5 certification.

Admission to Program

This program allows students to begin pathway courses in the fall semester of their final year of undergraduate coursework. A minimum of 3.2 GPA is required and a grade of B or higher is required in SPED 2000.


Graduate-level courses that may be used to satisfy undergraduate and graduate program requirements.

LLED 7040
LLED 7730
LLED 7630
6000-level LING course

Additional requirements that are unique to this Double Dawgs program:


Admission to Graduate Program

Applicants are required to submit either the GRE or the Miller Analogies Test (MAT) and TOEFl/IELTS (international applicants only). While completing your graduate school application, please include the following:
1. Current Resume/CV
2. GRE or MAT scores
3. Statement of Purpose
4. Three Letters of Recommendation

Program Advisor

Undergraduate Major Information

  • Major: Linguistics A.B.
  • Department/College: Linguistics

Advising Contact

  • Name: Keith Langston
  • Email:
  • Phone: 706-542-2448
  • Address: 108 Joe Brown Hall

Graduate Major Information

  • Major: Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages M.A.T.
  • Department/College: Language and Literacy Education

Advising Contact