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Elementary Education - Bilingual - Bicultural

Texas State University

M.A.
12 months
Duration
15440 USD/year
15440 USD/year
7880 USD/year
Unknown
Tuition fee
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Apply date
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Start date

About

The degree program in Elementary Education - Bilingual - Bicultural at Texas State University is designed for bilingual and bi-literate (Spanish and English) individuals interested in teaching in bilingual education programs in grades pre-kindergarten through grade six, including two-way dual language immersion programs. 

Overview

Opportunities

Graduate students of Elementary Education - Bilingual - Bicultural  at Texas State University help meet an area of critical shortage as cited by the Texas Education Agency, and are prepared to teach students from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds applying appropriate and sustaining pedagogical approaches that offer students access to excellence and equity in schooling.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Literacy Methods for Linguistically and Culturally Diverse Students
  • Methods and Materials for Teaching English as a Second Language
  • Bilingual Education: Principles and Practices.

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Delivered

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.
2.75

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.
78
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).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

  • completed online application
  • $55 nonrefundable application fee or 
  • $90 nonrefundable application fee for applications with international credentials
  • baccalaureate degree from a regionally accredited university
  • official transcripts from each institution where course credit was granted. 
  • minimum 2.75 GPA in the last 60 hours of undergraduate course work (plus any completed graduate courses)
  • GRE not required
  • interview with the bilingual coordinator to ensure the student’s proficiency in written and spoken Spanish
  • statement of purpose (one page) describing why the student wishes to teach 
  • three letters of recommendation 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    15440 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 15440 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    15440 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 15440 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • In-State

    7880 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 7880 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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