Assistance and Scholarships

MA TESOL students from all western states are eligible for Oregon in-state tuition rates

NEW: The Master of Arts in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages is now one of a handful of programs at Portland State University that participates in the Western Regional Graduate Program (WRGP). 

Starting in Fall 2019, graduate students pay in-state tuition if they are residents of one of these 14 western states (in addition to Guam and the Mariana Islands). The form for the WRGP is available here

Submit your application materials and supporting documents through the online application

For information on tuition and fees, please visit Portland State University's tuition and fees schedule page.

The James R. Nattinger Scholarship will re-open in November 2019 for the 2020/2021 school year.

MA TESOL students are often well qualified for positions as Graduate Teaching Assistants in the University Studies Peer Mentor Program