Teaching and Learning

Illinois State University

12 months
17651 USD/year
17651 USD/year
9676 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The Teaching and Learning master's program (M.S. in TCH) at Illinois State University is designed primarily for practicing teachers who want to become master teachers.


Teaching and Learning students at Illinois State University may see themselves continuing in the role of teacher, but with the added responsibility of role-model or mentor for colleagues.

Learning outcomes

Some educators completing this degree are doing so in preparation for roles within their districts such as curriculum director or in preparation for further doctoral study.

The Master of Science in Teaching and Learning can be completed online or as a blended program (partially on-campus, partially online).

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Study Of Bilingual/ Bicultural Education
  • Assessment Of Bilingual Learners And Bilingual Program Design
  • Methods And Materials For Bilingual And English Language Learners
  • English Learners In The Middle Level Classroom
  • Introduction To Educational Technologies Reflective Teaching Practice
  • Learning In Educational Settings
  • Student Diversity And Educational Practices
  • Emerging Educational Technologies
  • Curriculum
  • Introduction To School Librarianship
  • Technology And The School Library
  • Functions Of The Middle School
  • Developmental Issues In Early Adolescent Education
  • Instructional Technology In Educational Settings
  • Technology Across The Disciplines
  • E-learning In The Pk-20 Classroom
  • Management Of School Library Media Programs
  • Organization And Access To Information In The School Library
  • Advanced Topics In Curriculum And Instruction

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • Applications may be submitted at any time. Admissions decisions are made on a monthly basis.




30 alternative credits


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.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated 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.
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).

Other requirements

General requirements

Submit a 1-2 page personal goals statement that addresses features of one of the following:

  • Realizing the Democratic Ideal
  • National Board for Professional Teaching Standards Core Propositions
  • Illinois Professional Teaching Standards

Tuition Fee

  • International

    17651 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 17651 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    17651 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 17651 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • In-State

    9676 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9676 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.


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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Teaching and Learning
Illinois State University