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Teaching English as a Second Language

12 months
Duration
33548 USD/year
33548 USD/year
13674 USD/year
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Tuition fee
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About

The Teaching English as a Second Language Program at the University of Kentucky work closely with learners to deepen their understanding of the English language, second language acquisition and teaching methods.  

Overview

The orient teachers to learner-centered and culturally responsive pedagogy which require teachers to be empathetic to learners’ needs, understanding of how and why people learn and skilled at implementing research-based second language teaching methods.

Careers

The Teaching English as a Second Language Program at the University of Kentucky is dedicated to developing professional English as a Second Language (ESL) or English as a Foreign Language (EFL) teachers for a career in education. 

Programme Structure

Courses included:
  • Linguistics 
  • Literacy Development in the ESL Classroom
  • Second Language Curriculum & Assessment
  • English Grammar: Analysis & Pedagogy 
  • Second Language Acquisition 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

36 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
2.75

Other requirements

General requirements

  • completion of application questionnaire
  • For non-native speakers of English:  Applicants who are native speakers of a language other than English must demonstrate proficiency in English with a rating of a TOEFL iBT score of 88.
  • For native speakers of English: Evidence of four semesters of college level instruction in a second language, or its equivalent. 
  • GRE exam scores
  • minimum 2.75 overall undergraduate GPA, and a minimum 3.0 GPA in any previous graduate work
  • letters of recommendation
  • interview by a member of the program faculty

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    33548 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 33548 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    33548 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 33548 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    13674 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 13674 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Lexington-Fayette

900 - 1400 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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