CIEE TEFL provides internationally recognized online courses to fit your learning needs! Our flagship, 150-hour TEFL certification course provides you with 130 hours of online coursework spread over 11 weeks with support from a personal tutor and small class sizes. In addition, you’ll put into action everything you’ve learned with your 20-hour independent practicum.
Is a 150-hour course more than you planned for? Our 60-hour online introductory TEFL course might be the best fit for you. Worried about practicum? We offer two-week opportunities in various countries where you can get a taste for teaching abroad and complete your practicum under a structured environment. Already know what age group you want to teach - we’ve got a course for that too! Our 30-hour age specialization course will prepare you for young learners, teens, or adults.
To be eligible for one of our courses, you'll need to be a fluent English speaker and at least 18+ years of age.
CIEE currently offers 4 different online TEFL courses:
- 180 Hour Course: (14 weeks) Online professional certificate including 20-hours practicum teaching and 30-hours age specific course –for $1,250
- 150 Hour Course: (11 weeks) Online Professional Certificate including 20-hours practicum teaching -- for $1,100. *Optional placement in Murcia, Spain
- 60 Hour Course: Self-Paced Intro to TEFL certificate -- for $300
- 30 Hour Course: (3 weeks) Age Specific TEFL Certificate -- for $270
- Accredited by the World TEFL Accrediting Commission, and peer-reviewed annually by professors of Linguistics employed at US Universities
- Feedback from your tutor and peers via video comments, weekly emails, and a weekly live virtual tutorial with your classmates
- Access to the CIEE Alumni Network – a global matrix of 350,000+ professionals
What makes CIEE TEFL unique?
- Support and guidance from CIEE staff in Portland, Maine
- Small class size (16 or fewer)
- Personalized attention and weekly tutorials from your tutor
- Alumni network of over 350,000 across the globe
- Job opportunities both at home and abroad