TEFL Certification in Chicago
Earn an internationally recognized and accredited TEFL Certification at our Chicago world headquarters. Conveniently situated in the dynamic neighborhood of Lakeview, we are a mile away from Lake Michigan on Diversey Parkway just north of Lincoln Park, DePaul University and short walk from world famous Wrigley Field (home of the Chicago Cubs for you sports fans).
With the Diversey Brown Line "El" (subway) stop just a block away, public transportation is easily accessible. It's a quick 15 minute ride to "The Loop" in downtown Chicago, which is home to the city's greatest architectural and cultural landmarks, including Michigan Avenue, the Art Institute of Chicago, the Field Museum, Soldier Field, the Willis Tower (famously known as the Sears Tower), and hundreds of world-class restaurants, shops and bars.
During your TEFL Certification class in Chicago, you will receive instruction from two university-level professors and work with our highly experienced team of advisors and support staff. Our staff members have all lived, traveled and worked abroad, and collectively we have lived and traveled in more than 80 countries around the globe. In fact, because we like to practice what we preach, it is a requirement that all staff members have extensive international travel and work experience.
All students and graduates receive lifetime Job Search Guidance worldwide. These services and resources include personal assistance from expert advisors; contact information for tens of thousands of schools across the globe; referrals to top recruiters around the globe; hundreds of pages of information and links for getting jobs virtually everywhere; and much more.
APPLICATION PROCEDURE: Prior to enrolling for this course, you must conduct an interview and complete the application process. Read more about the Chicago TEFL Class Application Process.
IMPORTANT NOTE: Please be prepared for the intensive nature of this course. It is an intense, full-time university-level course. You will be in class full-time 5 days a week & there is homework as well. In addition, approximately twice a week, students will stay until 8 pm to complete practice teaching (other class days wrap up around 5:30 pm). To learn more about what this course entails & how to prepare, please read: