目前有7个,世界上有1000种语言, but after this century half could be gone according to a 最近的研究. 语言是给我们表达的礼物, 创造力, 和连接, making this a watershed moment for linguists around the world as globalization and education put indigenous languages at risk of extinction.



坚实可靠的 TESOL (Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages) programs offer an immersive experience where students can learn not only how to teach English, but also to understand the value of languages around the world. This degree can take students who have a heart for people and languages to a multitude of places in the world through their careers.

Multnomah TESOL exists to equip students with the linguistic knowledge, 教学技能, 文化反应, and professional resources necessary to become quality teaching professionals who demonstrate Christ’s love by authentically and effectively meeting language needs in our world.

我们的课程为学生提供丰富的 实践学习 机会. Courses are offered both online and at our Portland campus, and all students have the opportunity to complete their student-teaching on-campus through our community ESOL program, 在当地的各种语言课程或非营利组织, 或在国际上.

克里斯汀肾爆头Kristyn肾 作为摩特诺玛大学TESOL课程的主席, 学生有机会接受指导, 指导, and advised by someone who has taught English internationally and domestically. “In our TESOL program we collaboratively navigate the tension between teaching a language of tremendous power, 同时代表了根植于谦卑的福音,Kidney说。. She uses her expertise to serve her neighbors and embeds the same commitment to the Great Commission in every course she teaches.

“If your desire is to be an English teacher for second language learners, I would encourage looking closely at the TESOL programs at Multnomah,Belleza Sahir鼓励道, 2023年TESOL毕业生.

在坚实可靠, we understand teaching a language and teaching people requires the ability to connect with people in humility through cultural appreciation. Not only do TESOL educators need to have the ability to teach English, they must also understand the importance of the languages of those they are teaching.


1. 精神的形成

Multnomah believes spiritual transformation happens inside and out of the classroom. Students will not only gain the knowledge and skills needed to teach English as a second language, but will also experience personal and spiritual growth through their courses.



2. 模式和语言片段

在整个项目中, students navigate the intricacies of learning a second language and how to teach the language. 每种语言背后都有独特的文化, and our TESOL programs show how to implement these aspects to create effective teaching.



3. 文化反应

Approaching a new culture with humility allows for a respectful and open-minded approach. TESOL educators work with groups including young children, 难民, 有移民背景的人, 还有那些传统语言学习者. Working with these groups requires teachers to learn from and adapt to the customs, 信仰, 以及新文化背景下的价值观.


4. 从课堂到专业的连接

We help students create successful career transitions from the classroom. By cultivating professional connections and networking 机会 from their practicums and service 机会, students can develop skills and create successful careers in the field of TESOL.


随着世界变得越来越相互联系, the ability to communicate across cultures and languages is more important than ever. 摩特诺玛大学的TESOL课程, students gain the skills and experience necessary to become global citizens and make a positive impact in the world. 与 the guidance and mentorship of experienced professors, TESOL students at Multnomah build successful careers while also experiencing personal and spiritual growth. Don’t miss this unique opportunity to become a global citizen through the TESOL programs at 坚实可靠的大学.