At a Glance

Program units


Average completion time

24 months

Cost per unit


Base cost





*Base Cost (cost per unit x program units) is provided to aid in program comparison only.

All stated financial information is subject to change. View additional tuition information.


The APU/Christ's College Cooperative M.A. in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) Program offers college graduates in Taiwan the opportunity to earn a Master of Arts in TESOL. The Cooperative Program requires two years, one at Christ's College and one at APU, and leads one to academic accomplishments equal to those attained by graduates of the regular on-campus program.

Note: Students must be accepted by both Christ's College and Azusa Pacific University before enrolling in any program coursework at APU.

Program Highlights

  • APU's TESOL programs combine compassionate Christian service with strong academic and practical preparation for language teaching.
  • Students can complete the program in 24 months.
  • Expert faculty combined with a diverse student population make for a professionally relevant degree at an affordable price.

Learn more about the program and our faculty.

College of Liberal Arts and Sciences Accreditation

Azusa Pacific University receives accreditation from the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC).

University Reputation

Azusa Pacific University secured a place in the most prestigious category of U.S. News & World Report’s America’s Best Colleges 2016 rankings, placing in Tier One at No. 175 in the National Universities category. In addition, The Princeton Review named APU as 1 of 124 institutions in the 2016 Best Colleges in the West, and G.I. Jobs named APU a Military Friendly School for 2016, placing APU among the top 15 percent of schools in the country helping military students reach their educational dreams.

Note: This information is current for the 2015-16 academic year; however, all stated academic information is subject to change. Please refer to the current Academic Catalog for more information.