Teacher Training Schools
Welcome to Grand Canyon University (http://my.gcu.edu), Arizona's only private Christian University. This is an exciting time to become a part of GCU because we are redefining faith-based education in America!
The Master of Education in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) (Not Eligible for Credential) is a program designed for already certified teachers or administrators with an interest in teaching ESL students in the classroom or serving as a district ESL coordinator. The format and courses of the regionally accredited program are tailored to meet the needs of the adult learner, who is a certified teacher or administrator, and to maximize strengths that the working educator possesses. Courses are taught by experts in their respective fields who share knowledge and experience in are as of linguistics, second language acquisition, and curriculum development.
Grand Canyon University has excelled in its mission of providing student-focused, academically challenging, Christian higher education to a diverse community since 1949. The key to remaining effective, relevant, and vital within the ever-changing educational market is a solid strategic plan and the vision to power it forward!
GCU is located in the heart of Phoenix and has long been referred to as an oasis in the desert. Architects have been contracted and plans are underway to complete this vision by transforming the campus into a beautiful garden environment. We are expanding our programs, upgrading our technology, and renovating our campus.