Education - Multilingual and Multicultural Education

California State University, Fresno

M.A. On Campus
12 months
15147 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The Master of Arts degree program in Education - Multilingual and Multicultural Education is designed to develop expertise in educators with the goal of providing equitable learning environments through their instruction and leadership. This program is offered by California State University, Fresno. 


The overarching mission is to provide master’s degree candidates with a foundation in research, curriculum, and leadership in order to promote equity in schools serving linguistically and culturally diverse (LCD) learners. The master degree in Education - Multilingual and Multicultural Education is offered at California State University, Fresno. 

In this program, master candidates will be working with students who are not only English learners (EL), but also students who have distinct linguistic and cultural needs.

Career Opportunities

  • Graduates will be qualified to administer a variety of teaching strategies as well as to use pedagogical skills that have been proven to work with students from linguistically and culturally diverse backgrounds. 
  • They will also be able to provide leadership in staff development, student services areas, and higher educational settings. 
  • This specialized training will help advance further graduate study in doctoral programs.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Educational Applications of Technology
  • Educational Applications of Technology for Secondary Teachers
  • Classroom Management
  • Priniciples of Character Education
  • Child Abuse and Neglect for Teachers
  • Multicultural Education

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines




30 alternative credits


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.
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).

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Submit a Cal State Apply online and pay $55 USD (non-refundable) by credit card
  • English language proficiency
  • Original or certified copies of all university transcripts with literal English translation. Any coursework presented after an offer of admission is made will not be considered for credit
  • Financial document (no older than 6 months) & Affidavit of Support from sponsors showing the amount and source of support for a minimum of one school year of study
  • A copy of the biographic information/photo page in your passport
  • Three Letters of Recommendation (if applicable)
  • Official admission test score report (GRE* or GMAT*) - if applicable
  • Additional Documentation (if required by the department) 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    15147 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 15147 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.


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.

Due for update

Updated over a year ago

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Education - Multilingual and Multicultural Education
California State University, Fresno


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