SIT has been a leader in the field of TESOL education for nearly a half century. The program prepares working professionals to be leaders in the field of TESOL in a variety of capacities. Employers look for teachers who have been trained at SIT. Graduates become part of a network of more than 3,000 alumni working throughout the world.

The list below provides examples of the diverse careers of some of our alumni.

TESOL alumni positions include:

  • Visiting Professor, Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology, South Korea
  • ESOL Professor, Dulwich College, Suzhou, China
  • Professor of Intensive English, Kansai Gaidai University, Japan
  • President of IATEFL
  • President of TESOL
  • Director of English Language Studies, New School
  • Chief of Staff and Chief Learning Officer, Marlboro College, Vermont, U.S.
  • Director, American English Language Center, Morocco
  • Head of Language Acquisition and Project Based Learning, MiSK International School, Riyadh
  • Acting Assistant Secretary for Career, Technical and Adult Education, U.S. Department of Education
  • U.S. State Department English Language Specialist                    
  • TESOL Training Manager, World Learning, Washington DC
  • Founder, Centro Espiral Mana, Teacher Training and  Education Center, Costa Rica
  • Director of International Programs at WIDA
  • English Language Fellow, Argentina
  • English Language Fellow, U.S. State Department and Georgetown University, Washington, DC, U.S.
  • Center for Intercultural Education and Development, U.S.
  • Regional English Language Officer (RELO) in Asia, U.S. State Department
  • ESL Instructor, Milwaukee Technical College, U.S.
  • ESOL Professor, Lone Star College-Kingwood, U.S.
  • ESL Instructor, University of Texas, Austin, U.S.
  • English Teacher, Universal American School, Kuwait
  • U.S. State Department English Language Officer, Russia
  • Language Training Specialist at Peace Corps