How To Apply To Diploma Program

Applicants must also apply online for admission to the University of Alberta 

Options to select in the online application process:

Faculty: Education
Degree: Diploma - Faculty of Education
Major: Diploma - Educational Psych
Sub-plan: Teaching ESL-Conc


Consult U of A Calendar for Application Deadlines. Applicants cannot register in a program unless they have been accepted by the Registrar's Office.


After applying online, please also submit the supplementary application form, and your letters of reference (located on right-hand menu) to Department of Educational Psychology, University of Alberta, 6-102 Education North, Edmonton, Alberta, T6G2G5.


General Application Information

TESL Diploma Student Handbook

How To Apply

TESL Diploma Supplementary Application Form

TESL Diploma Letter of Reference

Frequently Asked Questions (Diploma Program)

Program Coordinator

Dr. Marilyn Abbott
marilyn.abbott@ualberta.ca

Program Staff

Abbott, Marilyn
Ranta, Leila

Professor Emeriti 

Derwing, Tracey
Rossiter, Marian



 Adjunct Staff

Chambers, Wendy
Dunn, Bill
Foote, Jennifer
Guardado, Martin 
Light, Justine 
Moussu, Lucie 
Noels, Kimberly 

*Please note that when selecting an academic supervisor, you may visit the Faculty page to view all our professors to find a suitable match for your research interests.