Online Doctor of Education in TESOL (Ed.D.)

Anaheim University Doctor of Education in TESOL Program Director Dr. Rod EllisDoctor of Education (Ed.D.) Program Designer Dr. Rod Ellis

Earn your accredited Doctor of Education in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (Ed.D. in TESOL) online while studying face-to-face with Anaheim University's globally acclaimed TESOL professors and classmates through live weekly online HD webcam classes and at 2 four-day on-campus residential sessions.

  • Weekly Online HD Webcam classes with globally acclaimed linguists
  • 16 online courses + Dissertation
  • 2 four-day residential sessions in California and other parts of the world
  • Earn an accredited Doctor of Education (Ed.D.) in TESOL in 3 years while working full-time
  • Reasonable tuition

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World-Class TESOL Faculty

  • Hayo Reinders, Ph.D. Hayo Reinders, Ph.D. Hayo Reinders, Ph.D. Dean of the Graduate School of Education, Director of Doctor of Education in TESOL Program, Professor:
    Dr. Hayo Reinders is Dean of the Graduate School of Education and Director of the Anaheim University Doctor of Education (Ed.D.) in TESOL Program. Holding... Read More...
  • Rod Ellis, Ph.D. Rod Ellis, Ph.D. Rod Ellis, Ph.D. Doctor of Education in TESOL Program Designer
    Professor of TESOL Dr. Rod Ellis is a world-renowned thought leader in the field of Second Language Acquisition. Prof. Ellis, who is Vice-President of Academic Affairs and former Dean of AU's Graduate School of Education, received... Read More...
  • David Nunan, Ph.D David Nunan, Ph.D David Nunan, Ph.D MA in TESOL Designer and Director, David Nunan TESOL Institute Director, TESOL Professor: Dr. David Nunan is former president of TESOL, the world's largest language teaching organization and the world's leading textbook series author. David Nunan, Director of the... Read More...
  • Kathleen Bailey,  Ph.D. Kathleen Bailey, Ph.D. Kathleen Bailey, Ph.D. TESOL Professor:
    Kathleen M. Bailey, a Past President of TESOL (1998-1999) and International Research Foundation for English Language Education Chair (TIRF), received her M.A. in Teaching English as a Second Language (1976) and her Ph.D.... Read More...
  • Denise Murray, Ph.D. Denise Murray, Ph.D. Denise Murray, Ph.D. TESOL Professor:
    Dr. Denise Murray served as President of TESOL from 1996-1997 and on the Board of Directors of TESOL for 7 years. TESOL Professor at Anaheim University, Prof. Murray is Emeritus Professor at Macquarie University, Australia,... Read More...
  • MaryAnn Christison, Ph.D. MaryAnn Christison, Ph.D. MaryAnn Christison, Ph.D. TESOL Professor:
    A past President of TESOL (1997-1998), MaryAnn Christison serves on the Board of Trustees for The International Research Foundation (TIRF). Holding a Ph.D. in English/Linguistics from the University of Utah, Dr. Christison... Read More...
  • Andy Curtis, Ph.D. Andy Curtis, Ph.D. TESOL Professor: Andy Curtis, Ph.D. The 2014-2015 President of the TESOL International Association, Dr. Andy Curtis is an expert in the field of Intercultural Communications. He has worked with teachers and learners in Europe, Asia and the Middle East, North, South and Central America,... Read More...
  • Martha Cummings,  Ph.D Martha Cummings, Ph.D Martha Cummings, Ph.D. TESOL Professor: Dr. Martha Cummings received her doctorate from Columbia University Teachers College. She has served on the Nominating Committee of TESOL and is currently a member of the Standing Committee on Diversity. Dr. Cummings has taught for The Monterey... Read More...
  • Ken Beatty, Ph.D. Ken Beatty, Ph.D. Ken Beatty, Ph.D. TESOL Professor: Dr. Ken Beatty is an expert in the area of Computer Assisted Language Learning (CALL). Dr. Beatty is the author/co-author of more than 100 textbooks for Pearson, Longman, Oxford University Press, Thomson, Heinle & Heinle and Hong Kong Educational... Read More...
  • Brian Tomlinson,  Ph.D. Brian Tomlinson, Ph.D. Brian Tomlinson, Ph.D. Professor: TESOL Dr Brian Tomlinson is considered to be one of the world's leading experts on materials development for language learning. In 1993 he established the world's first MA dedicated to the study of materials development for language learning (at the... Read More...
  • John Macalister, Ph.D. John Macalister, Ph.D. John Macalister, Ph.D.John Macalister is Head of the School of Linguistics and Applied Language Studies at Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand, and immediate past president of the Applied Linguistics Association of New Zealand. His work in language curriculum design and language teaching methodology... Read More...
  • Thom Hudson, Ph.D. Thom Hudson, Ph.D. Thom Hudson, Ph.D.Thom Hudson received his BS degree in sociology from the University of California at Berkeley, and his MA degree in TESOL and Ph.D. in Applied Linguistics from the University of California at Los Angeles. He is professor of Second Language Studies (SLS) at the University of Hawai'i at... Read More...
  • Luke Plonsky, Ph.D. Luke Plonsky, Ph.D. Luke Plonsky, Ph.D.Luke Plonsky (Ph.D., Michigan State University) specializes in three main areas of applied linguistics and TESOL: second language acquisition, language pedagogy, and research methods. Recent and forthcoming work in these and other areas can be found in virtually all major journals in... Read More...
  • Craig Lambert, Ph.D. Craig Lambert, Ph.D. Craig Lambert, Ph.D.An expert in the field of task-based language teaching, Dr. Craig Lambert has worked with English teachers and learners in Japan for 22 years, and he has published several articles in academic journals as well as book chapters.  Read More...
  • Jo Mynard, Ph.D Jo Mynard, Ph.D Jo Mynard, Ph.D.,Professor: TESOL Jo Mynard, Ph.D. Originally from Wales in the UK, Dr. Jo Mynard is an Associate Professor and Director of the Self-Access Learning Centre (SALC) at Kanda University of International Studies in Japan.

    She completed her Doctorate in Education... Read More...
  • Natsuko Shintani, Ph.D. Natsuko Shintani, Ph.D. Professor: TESOL Natsuko Shintani, Ph.D. Natsuko Shintani obtained her PhD from the University of Auckland in 2011. She has worked as a language teacher in Japan and New Zealand, including in her own private language school for children. Her research interests include task-based language... Read More...

Anaheim University Graduate School of Education Dean Dr. David NunanAU President Emeritus and former Dean of the Graduate School of Education Dean Dr. David Nunan teaching a live webcam class

The Anaheim University Graduate School of Education offers a cutting-edge online Doctor of Education in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (Ed.D. in TESOL) degree program. Experience the following AU advantages:

Benefits

  • Learn under globally acclaimed professors through live webcam classes
  • Receive Doctor of Education in TESOL through the flexibility of online learning
  • Meet your professors and classmates from around the world face-to-face at 2 residential sessions
  • Earn your Doctoral degree in approximately 3 years while working full-time
  • Improve your teaching skills and qualifications

Features:

  • 16 x 9 week Online Courses + Dissertation
  • Weekly live webcam classes
  • New terms begin every 10 weeks
  • Register for 1 or 2 courses per term
  • 1 Course = 4 Credit Points
  • Ed.D. in TESOL Program = 76 Credit Points
  • 2 x 4 day residential sessions. Sessions held annually in California or other select locations
  • Total duration = 3+ years

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Program Objectives

The Ed.D. in TESOL degree program aims to develop the knowledge and skills to:

  • form a critical understanding of the interdisciplinary literature that informs the field of TESOL
  • evaluate research-based evidence and consider its relevance to TESOL
  • design and evaluate curricula and instructional materials
  • undertake a leadership role in TESOL
  • design and conduct research studies that address pedagogical issues relevant to TESOL

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