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What are the chances of getting a work permit having completed a MA in Tesol degree from USA

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Your best option would be an H1b visa. If you are from Mexico or Canada, you may qualify for a TN visa. However, without more information on your status, nationality, or job offer prospects, it is difficult to ascertain. If you post more details, perhaps we could give you a better answer.

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Talk to your foreign student adviser ... you probably have a good chance of getting OPT.

Beyond that, you will need someone to offer you a job.

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If you are just completing the degree, OPT. Talk to your DSO

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