The MA in Language and Literacy from The City University of New York prepares graduate students for careers as teachers of adults in both college and pre-college classrooms. Classes are conveniently scheduled during late afternoon and evening hours.
To earn the L&L MA, a student must complete ten three-credit graduate courses (or 30 course credits). In addition, a student must fulfill the CCNY English Department foreign language requirement for graduate students.
- Theories and Models of Literacy
- Second Language Acquisition
- Adult Learners of Language and Literacy
- Basic Writing Theory, Research and Pedagogy
- Digital Literacies
- 12 months
Start dates & application deadlines
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We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
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- The Application
- Application fee of $75
- Personal Statement
- Letters of Recommendation
- Language Test Requirements: TOEFL, IELTS, Pearson (PTE) or Duolingo
International25650 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 855 USD per credit during 12 months.
National25650 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 855 USD per credit during 12 months.
- Full-time - $5,545/semester
- Part-time - $470/credit
Living costs for New York City
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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.
Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.