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Teaching - Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages

Fordham University

M.Sc. On Campus
12 months
Duration
1442 USD/credit
1442 USD/credit
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Tuition fee
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About

The Teaching - Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages program at Fordham University emphasizes research-based instructional practices which promote cognitive development and linguistic proficiency in speaking, listening, reading, and writing in English as an additional language.

Overview

It is appropriate for those who work in adult education, corporate or community education, and for international educators preparing to teach English as a foreign language. This Teaching - Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages program at Fordham University is available for individuals who are not pursuing a state teaching certification.

Fieldwork Requirements

Fordham GSE's TESOL Track 2 program follows a supervised field and clinical experience model in the PreK-12 grade levels. We require 90 hours of field experiences prior to the Practicum, and 320 hours of clinical experiences (i.e. 8 weeks). Students are guided through both sets of experiences by the program coordinator, Practicum faculty, field specialists, and school site cooperating teacher.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Children’s Literature in a Multicultural Society 
  • Including Exceptional Students 
  • Integrating English Language Arts Across the Content Areas in the ESL Classroom 
  • Historical, Philosophical and Multicultural Foundations of American Education
  • Second Language Acquisition and Assessment
  • Teaching English Literacy to Culturally and Linguistically Diverse Students 
  • Teaching the Structure of the English Language 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

33 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

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.
90
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).
7

Other requirements

General requirements

  • All applicants must have a baccalaureate degree from an accredited college or university and have obtained a minimum grade point average (GPA) of 3.0 (B). If you have received a post bachelors degree from an accredited college or university, a minimum GPA of 3.5 is required.
  • Official transcripts of all coursework Resume/Curriculum Vitae
  • Personal Statement
  • Letters of Recommendation
  • GRE/MAT Exams

In addition to general admissions requirements, applicants must have the following:

  • For international students: All transcripts need to be translated into English and evaluated for evaluated for credentialing in the United States by and accredited agency
  • Minimum 3.0 GPA in graduate work
  • Two professional/academic recommendations

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1442 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1442 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    1442 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1442 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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