Admission requirements to United TESOL's Standard TESOL certification training program are as follows:
A high school diploma or mature student status and fluency in English. Special consideration may be granted to high school students in their final year of high school, provided they have parental consent and are in good academic standing. Students should note however, that they are not eligible for International teaching placements prior to the successful completion of their high school diploma.
Mature student status shall be granted to individual students who have not completed their Secondary School Diploma but are over the age of 19 and have been out of high school for at least two academic calendar years.