TEFL Certificate Program

Learn to Teach English in Virginia!

The VCU TEFL Certificate Program offers intensive classes in Teaching English as a Foreign Language, taught by experienced faculty, plus teaching and observing in English language classrooms. 

Program dates:

Program dates to be determined.

Here's what you get:

♦ Accommodations in new residence hall
♦ Small classes
♦ Free access to gym, library, sporting
activities and museums
♦ 134 hours of instruction
♦ A rich cultural program, including
excursions to historic sites
♦ Engagement in the local community



♦ New, fully-furnished, on-campus apartments
♦ 24-hour security, free Wi-Fi and air conditioning
♦ Walking distance to grocery stores,bookstoresand restaurants

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About the program

102 hours of instruction, covering language acquisition, how to teach language skills, planning and implementing instruction, evaluating students, and technology in the classroom
32 hours of guided classroom observations and practice in teaching and tutoring
Teaching both K-12 and adult learners

Program Cost


Cost (USD)
per student

Instructional Costs






NOTE: $1,300 deposit is due by 1 June, with the balance due by 1 July.