The certificate can be completed in 1 or 2 calendar years as follows:
Those entering in May can take the pre-requisite AP/LING 1000 6.0 or AP/LING 2060 6.0 and take the other 6 courses Sept-April of the Fall Semester, provided there are available spaces in the Practicum (AP/TESL3300 6.0). The deadline for a May entry is March 31st.
Those entering September will normally take the pre-requisite AP/LING 1000 6.0 in the first year, along with AP/TESL 3200 6.0 and either AP/LING 3600 3.0 or one of the elective courses.
During the second year, students will normally take AP/LING 3240 3.0, AP/LING 3160 3.0, AP/TESL 3300 6.0, and either AP/LING 3600 3.0 or the elective (depending on what was taken in Year 1)