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TEFL Certification in Ciudad Guzman - Overview

Offering a combination of colonial charm, colorful street life & beautiful natural surroundings, Ciudad Guzman (or simply "Guzman") offers a quintessential Mexican experience. Accredited & taught by experienced instructors, this 4-week intensive TEFL class in Ciudad Guzman will provide you with professional level English teaching skills in addition to a recognized qualification for teaching English around the globe.

All students and graduates receive lifetime Job Search Guidance in Mexico and worldwide. These services and resources include personal assistance from expert advisors; contact information for tens of thousands of schools worldwide; referrals to top recruiters around the globe; hundreds of pages of information and links for getting jobs virtually everywhere; and much more. 

You don't need to hold a degree in education or have prior teaching experience to teach English in Mexico, which represents one of the largest job markets for teaching English abroad in the world.  However, earning an accredited TEFL certification will provide you with the skills you need to provide professional-level English language instruction and a qualification that thousands of schools and language institutes seek when they hire English teachers. 

The job market for teaching English in Mexico is very strong across the board but the region of Jalisco, where Ciudad Guzman is located, is one of the top region regions to teach.  This is due to the area's large population, stronger economy and the presence of major cities like Ciudad Guzman & Guadalajara, which is 60 miles to the north. In addition, the city's beautiful natural surroundings and its rich cultural heritage make it a fantastic choice as a location for earning your TEFL certification in Mexico.

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Local Highlights

Taking your TEFL class in Ciudad Guzman provides opportunities to experience some of Mexico's top cultural & natural offerings, including:

  • The city's 500-year-old city center, which includes the Catedral de San José
  • Exploring the nearby wetlands & laguna (known as the Ramsar) 
  • Visiting the legendary beaches of Mexico's Pacific Coast, which is just a couple hours away
  • Touring nearby traditional villages & colonial towns
  • Climbing near volcanoes


TEFL Certification Mexico

Housing Options

Housing is not included with tuition, but once you enroll for your course, the onsite course director can assist you with making housing arrangements for the duration of your Mexico TEFL Course. Typical options include (availability & prices subject to change):

Homestay - Private homes are available if you wish to experience life with a Mexican family, and take even more opportunity to practice and develop your Spanish. All home-stay prices include three meals a day and the option of either a private or shared bedroom.  - Prices begin at $400 USD for the duration of the 4-week class.

Pricing is subject to change at any time. Students are free to make their own housing arrangements as long as they are able to attend class on time each day.


Tuition Includes:


Tuition Does Not Include

  • Personal Expenses
  • International Flights
  • Visa
  • Insurance
  • Housing costs

Enrollment Information for
TEFL Classes

IMPORTANT! Before enrolling for any International TEFL Academy TEFL course, it is imperative that you Contact International TEFL Academy for more information about TEFL Certification in Florencespeak to an Admissions Advisor. Your advisor will answer your questions and assist you with matters such as your eligibility & enrollment; course costs & logistics (such as housing); and your options for employment as an English teacher once you complete your TEFL Class.

To speak with an advisor, please call 773-634-9900 or fill out a contact form. 
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TEFL Certification for Teaching English Abroad


Earning an accredited TEFL certification is a key element in the process of going overseas to teach English abroad, but sorting out your options for taking the right class can be a challenge. This video provides an in-depth overview of accredited TEFL certification course options offered by International TEFL Academy, including the
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