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Adolescent French, M.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 12 months
University rank #601 (QS) ,
The master’s and advanced certificate programs prepare candidates to teach French in grades 7-12 to students of diverse backgrounds, abilities and interests. These programs are not designed for individuals who already have NYS certification in French 7-12.


  • All field experiences and student teaching will take place in New York City public schools.
  • Any student who receives a grade of B-, C+ or C in a supervised field experience or student teaching or practicum course must apply to the chairperson of the department for permission to repeat that course, which may be repeated only once. Any student who receives a grade of F or WU may not reregister and will not be allowed to continue in the program.
  • Student teaching and practicum courses listed as “by permission only” will require that students have passed the EAS and the relevant CST certification exams.
  • Students must have no outstanding IN grades or admissions conditions in order to be given permission for student teaching or practicum course.

Programme Structure

  •  Social Foundations of Adolescent Education
  •  Adolescent Development, Grades 7–12
  •  Educational Psychology: Applications to Adolescent Education
  •  Assessment of Teaching and Learning in Adolescent Education
  •  Building the Foundations of Literacy in Adolescent Education
  •  Methods I: Intensive Study of Classroom Organization, Management, and Assessment of Instruction in Languages Other Than English, Grades 7–12
  •  Adolescent Health and Safety
  •  Methods II: Intensive Study of Teaching Diverse Learners in Languages Other Than English, Grades 7–12
  •  Adolescent Fieldwork
  •  Teaching Students with Special Needs in Inclusive Settings
  •  Student Teaching in French, Grades 7–12
  •  Practicum in French, Grades 7–9
  •  Practicum in French, Grades 10–12

Detailed Programme Facts

  • More details: The fee for full time international is 5065$/semester.
  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 12 months
  • Credits
    26 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

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General Requirements

  • A bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution with a GPA of at least 3.0.
  • A minimum of 29 credits in science and mathematics to include two years of chemistry (one year general chemistry with laboratory and one year organic chemistry with laboratory), one year of introductory physics with laboratory, and one semester of calcullator.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    24300 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 24300 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
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The fee for full time international is 5065$/semester.


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