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

The goal of the Master of Arts in Teaching World Languages (MATWL) program at the University of Kentucky is to prepare the highest quality language educators for the state of Kentucky and beyond. 

Overview

The Master of Arts in Teaching World Languages (MATWL) program at the University of Kentucky is designed to prepare candidates who will possess a high level of content knowledge, excel in pedagogy, and perform as competent professional language educators. 

Program's perks

The program is offered in the Department of Modern and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Cultures in cooperation with the Department of Hispanic Studies and the College of Education. MATWL graduates can be certified to teach Arabic, Chinese, French, German, Latin, Japanese, Russian, or Spanish.

Typical applicants include anyone with a BA from a US institution or the equivalent, teachers who are employed with an emergency certification and second-career professionals as well as teachers seeking professional development.

The MATWL program offers a number of advantages for applicants in that it can be completed in one year or can be extended to multiple years for those who are unable to take the required courses as full-time students (see courses for more information). Accreditation Information.

Programme Structure

Courses included:
  • Arabic
  • Chinese
  • French
  • German
  • Latin
  • Japanese
  • Russian
  • Spanish

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

30 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
2.75
GRE admission requirements GRE®
Required

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A minimum 2.75 overall undergraduate GPA, a minimum 3.0 GPA in the language-specific field, and a minimum 3.0 GPA in any previous graduate work
  • Three letters of recommendation (To be submitted through the graduate school online application)
  • An interview by the appropriate program faculty
  • A passing GRE Score

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • 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

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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