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Saint Mary's University, TESL Centre

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Program Overview

One of the leading English language centres in Canada, the TESL Centre at Saint Mary's University offers a variety of English and teacher-training programs carefully designed to meet student needs. For non-native speakers of English, the Intensive English Program offers year round language, cultural and orientation programs.

Highlights

  • TOEFL, CAEL and IELTS preparation
  • Those successfully completing EAP level 6 may be admitted to undergraduate programs without an IELTS or other standardized test score
  • Official CAEL testing centre in Halifax
  • Conversation Partner/Language Exchange program links participants with English speaking students
  • EAP University Bridging program allows students to take undergraduate courses while completing English studies

    Courses Offered & Fees

     
    Program Start Date
    Level
    Frequency
    (Per Year)
    Duration
    (Weeks)
    Hrs/Week
    Tuition
    (C$)
    English for Academic Purposes
    Multiple
    Varies
    6
    8
    25
    2,700
    University Bridging Program
    September, January, May
    Advanced
    2
    16
    15
    4,200
    English for Personal and Professional Comm.
    Multiple
    Varies
    6
    8
    25
    2,700
    One-month ESL Immersion Program
    2 times per year
    Varies
    2
    4
    25
    1,600
    TESL Certificate: Overview to TESL/TEFL
    January, July, September
    Advanced
    3
    12
    3
    850
    TESL Diploma
    September
    Advanced
    1
    16
    3
    1,950

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    Program Levels

     Get Course Schedule Beginner
     Get Course Schedule Intermediate
     Get Course Schedule Advanced

    Program Schedule

     Get Course Schedule Semester Programs (Fall/Winter/Spring)
     Get Course Schedule Summer Programs

    Facilities and Location

    Saint Mary's University has all the facilities of a state-of-the art university. Two hours by air from Toronto and New York, Halifax offers cultural and sporting events, a 40-hectare forest park bordering the Atlantic Ocean, an exciting nightlife and big-city shops and services.

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