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ESL Education

The Department of Theory and Practice in Teacher Education offers the following degrees with a focus on either Foreign Language Education or on English as a Second Language Education:

Graduate Programs
ESL Education MS Educational Studies Concentration ESL Education MS Professional Internship
ESL Education Specialist in Education (EdS) ESL Education Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)

To view the course of study

Please follow this link to the UT Catalog.

  1. Select the appropriate catalog from the dropdown menu on the right.
  2. Select the College of Education, Health and Human Sciences.
  3. Scroll to TPTE and select “Display Programs for this Department.”
  4. Click on the appropriate program to see the credit requirements and admission procedures for each program.

Faculty Advisor

Clara Lee Brown, Associate Professor and ESL Education Program Coordinator

cbrown26@utk.edu, 865-974-4146