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Reading, Language and Literacy Education (Online), M.Ed.

  • Anytime
    Application Deadline
  • 24 months
    Duration
University rank #701 (QS) Online
The M.Ed. major in Reading, Language, and Literacy Education (ESOL) Online Program provides advanced teacher preparation in ESOL for individuals holding bachelor’s degree and who have an interest in English to speakers of other languages in P-12 settings.  

About

This program addresses the needs of teachers who work with literacy learners from diverse cultures and is open to all certified teachers, regardless of their initial preparation area. The course of study has been designed to meet the Georgia Professional Standards System requirements for an ESOL Endorsement (P-12) and the requirements for a Reading Endorsement (at the level of the candidate’s base certificate).

 

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Methods of Research
  • Social and Cultural Foundations of Education
  • The Psychology of Learning and Learners
  • Practicum I

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 24 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    Online

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to on a US 4.0 grading scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on a 4.0 scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).

Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

  • This programme accepts GRE® scores. However, it does not provide a recommended score range.

    Schedule 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. The GRE® General Test 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.

General Requirements

  • English Proficiency: non-native speakers of English must demonstrate sufficient English language proficiency.
    • International Academic Credentials: applicants who completed all or part of their education abroad are subject to additional application requirements. Academic credentials (or transcripts) should be issued in English by the institution and include mark sheets and course listings with grades, degree certification and the institution’s official seal/signature. 
    • Financial Support: International applicants need not submit financial documents, including proof of support or bank statements, during the application process. 

Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1563 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1563 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    1563 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1563 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • In-State

    702 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 702 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
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