Students receive a solid background in TESOL through courses such as TESOL Methodology, Intercultural Communication, Grammar and Phonology, Descriptive English Grammar.
Socially Relevant and Globally Engaging:
Nyack's TESOL students gain experience and awareness of other cultures by entering those cultures; they take advantage of teaching opportunities where they can make a difference in the lives of the the students they meet in a real and practical way.
Since Nyack College is in new York, it boasts a highly diverse population and neighborhood. Students investigate and learn to recognize and satisfy the diverse needs of English language learners by experiencing diversity, and asking the right questions.
Nyack's TESOL students who study language, teaching and cultures, come to a new understanding of their own lives. As a result, they gain a better understanding of themselves and their identity in Christ.
This program is nationally recognized by Teachers of English to speakers of Other Languages (TESOL)