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Teaching English

University of Texas El Paso

Master
24 months
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914 USD/credit
403 USD/credit
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This program is designed for English/Language Arts teachers to deepen their knowledge of best teaching practices and research in the discipline of English Education.

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Overview

Combining the advanced study of traditional and new and multimodal literacies with furthering their knowledge of literature, composition, and rhetoric in a Borderlands setting, M.A.T. students enhance their effectiveness as educators in diverse environments.

As a Master’s degree in English, the M.A.T. is a credential for teaching at the community college level and beyond, and teachers with the M.A.T. degree meet the qualifications to teach Dual-Credit courses in area high schools.

The M.A.T. degree is also excellent preparation for doctoral degree programs in Rhetoric and Composition or Education.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Introduction to English Education
  • Literature for Youth
  • English Education in the Borderlands
  • New and Multimodal Literacies
  • Integrated Teaching Methods
  • English Teaching Methods
  • Special Topics in English Education

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS or TOEFL needed

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
GRE admission requirements GRE® The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. It contains three sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 - 6 score scale in half-point increments.
GMAT admission requirements GMAT The Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) is a test intended to assess certain analytical, writing, quantitative, verbal, and reading skills in written English for use in admission to a graduate management program, such as an MBA. GMAT contains 4 sections - Analytical Writing Assessment, Integrated Reasoning, Quantitative and Verbal. The score has a range from 200 - 800.

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at desiganated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.

Other requirements

General requirements

Applications should be submitted online at the UTEP Graduate School website. You may apply beforeearning your Bachelor’s degree. You will need to submit:

  • official transcripts,
  • 3 letters of recommendation,
  • a purpose statement,
  • a writing sample.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    914 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 914 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    403 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 403 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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