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M.A. On Campus

English as a Second Language

University of North Texas

12 months
Duration
31530 USD/year
31530 USD/year
22568 USD/year
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About

The University of North Texas M.A. in ESL specifically prepares students for careers in teaching English as a Second Language and/or foreign language and language arts instruction for K-12 (with additional certification and coursework from the College of Education).

Overview

Graduate Opportunities

The M.A. programs serve as an excellent foundation for doctoral studies in Linguistics and other language-related fields, such as speech pathology, deaf education, audiology or the teaching of English as a second language.

CNN lists linguistics as the second most overlooked job possibility for new graduates. A degree in English as a Second Language at University of North Texas makes students competitive for jobs in:

  • Advertising
  • Codes and code-breaking
  • Language education
  • Law — forensic linguistics
  • Marketing
  • Speech — language pathology and audiology

Because linguistics provides students with the skills to analyze language, companies such as Microsoft, Google and Apple also are eager to hire students with linguistics degrees.

Programme Structure

The Master of Arts degrees in Linguistics and English as a Second Language offer broad training in all core areas of the discipline and prepare you for challenging careers in a variety of industries, including:

  • Bioinformatics
  • Education
  • Government
  • Law
  • Natural language processing

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

36 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

Other requirements

General requirements

  • 300- to 500-word personal statement describing your interests, career plans and purpose for working toward an M.A.
  • Curriculum vitae or résumé
  • GRE scores

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    31530 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 31530 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    31530 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 31530 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    22568 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 22568 USD per year during 12 months.

Estimated expenses for international students will be provided on their immigration documents by the Division of International Affairs.

Living costs for Denton

1036 - 1920 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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