Teacher Training Programs

The Teacher Training Programs division of the Missouri State University’s English Language Institute (ELI) provides opportunities for both new and experienced ESL/EFL teachers to develop and refine their teaching skills.

We are one of only two universities in the United States to offer the world renowned CELTA (Certificate in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages) from Cambridge English Language Assessment.

CELTA at Missouri State University

CELTA class​​​​​​​

Customized Teacher Training

Arrange a customized training program for individuals from your organization or institution.

Our Mission

Equipping new and experienced teachers of English as a Second Language with innovative methods and materials to ensure student success