Sample Schedule

The following are sample class schedules for your reference. Students who wish to begin in the spring semester can contact the department chair for a possible schedule.

Full-Time, Fall Start

(with Bible and linguistics foundational credits met)

Fall 1
  • ISTE 525 Introduction to TESOL – Adult (3)
  • ISTE 509 Structure of English (3)
  • ISTE 541 Intercultural Communication for Teachers (3)
Spring 1
  • ISTE 527 Materials Evaluation & Preparation (3)
  • ISTE 692 Practicum in TESOL II (3)
  • ISTE 614 Second Language Acquisition (3)
  • ISTE 560 Communicating Values through TESOL (1)
Summer 1
  • Bible (3)
Fall 2
  • ISTE 621 Classroom Research in TESOL (3)
  • ISTE 632 Language Testing & Assessment (3)
  • ISTE 627 Vocabulary Learning and Teaching (3)
Spring 2
  • ISTE 665 Course Design in TESOL (2)
  • ISTE 635 Technology for Language Learning and Teaching (2)
  • ISTE 692 Portfolio (1)

Full-Time, Fall Start

(without Bible and linguistics foundational credits met)

Fall 1
  • ISAL 520 Introduction to Language & Linguistics (3)
  • ISTE 525 Introduction to TESOL – Adult (3)
  • ISTE 509 Structure of English (3)
Interterm in January
  • Bible Foundational (3)
Spring 2
  • ISTE 560 Communicating Values through TESOL (1)
  • ISTE 527 Materials Evaluation & Preparation (3)
  • ISTE 692 Practicum in TESOL II (3)
  • ISTE 614 Second Language Acquisition (3)
Summer 1
  • Bible Elective (3)
Fall 2
  • ISTE 541 Intercultural Communication for Teachers (3)
  • ISTE 621 Classroom Research in TESOL (3)
  • ISTE 627 Vocabulary Learning & Teaching (1)
  • ISTE 632 Language Testing & Assessment (3)
Spring 2
  • ISTE 635 Technology for Language Learning and Teaching (3)
  • ISTE 665 Course Design in TESOL (3)
  • ISTE 692 Portfolio (1)

Full-Time, Spring Start

(without Bible and linguistics foundational credits met — obtain advisor consent for this schedule)

Spring 1
  • ISAL 520 Introduction to Language & Linguistics (3)
  • ISTE 527 Materials Evaluation & Preparation (3)
  • ISTE 635 Technology for Language Learning and Teaching (3)
Summer 1
  • Bible Foundational (3)
Fall 1
  • ISTE 509 Structure of English (3)
  • ISTE 525 Introduction to TESOL – Adult (3)
  • ISTE 541 Intercultural Communication for Teachers (3)
Spring 2
  • ISTE 692 Practicum in TESOL II (3)
  • ISTE 614 Second Language Acquisition (3)
  • ISTE 560 Communicating Values through TESOL (1)
  • ISTE 665 Course Design in TESOL (2)
Summer 2
  • Bible Elective (3)
Fall 2
  • ISTE 621 Classroom Research in TESOL (3)
  • ISTE 632 Language Testing & Assessment (3)
  • ISTE 627 Vocabulary Learning and Teaching (2)
  • ISTE 692 Portfolio (1)
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