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TESOL (Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages) - Bilingual Education

Delaware State University

M.A. On Campus Blended
24 months
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500 USD/credit
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About

The TESOL (Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages) - Bilingual Education program of Delaware State University is designed to provide students with an advanced level of expertise and thorough training on the theory and practice of teaching English to non-native speakers of English (MA TESOL) and/or bilingual learners (Bilingual Education).

Overview

Objectives

The TESOL (Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages) - Bilingual Education program of Delaware State University provides students with the pedagogical and intellectual preparations necessary to teach in K-12 English Language Learner (ELL) or dual language immersion classrooms as well as in colleges, universities, and language institutes both in the United States and internationally. Further, students with a pre- or co-requisite K-12 teaching certification earn secondary certification in TEL (Teacher of English Learners) or Bilingual Teacher.

The goal of the MA TESOL / Bilingual Education program is to produce educators who are prepared to teach English language and/or bilingual learners both in the U.S. and internationally in K-12 education, colleges and universities, and language institutes.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Methods of Teaching English as a Second Language
  • Second Language Acquisition
  • Structure of Modern English
  • Effective Teaching Strategies and Classroom Management
  • Teaching Literacy for English Language Learners
  • Seminar on Theories and Practice of Second Language Learning and Testing

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
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.
95
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
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Credits

33 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus, Blended

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.
2.5
GRE admission requirements GRE® The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. It contains three sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 - 6 score scale in half-point increments.
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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.
95
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
Start practicing IELTS today!

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Have earned a bachelor’s degree at an accredited college or university, possess the ability to do graduate work of high quality, and meet language proficiency requirements for English (and target language for those pursuing bilingual education). 
  • Submit one official transcript from all previous undergraduate and graduate work.
  • Submit three (3) letters of recommendation.
  • Submit a statement of purpose indicating educational career goals and experience.
  • Submit GRE scores
  • Applicants pursuing K-12 certification (only) need a pre- or co-requisite teacher education program.
  • Have native or near native fluency in English.  Non-native speakers of English without a college degree from a U.S. or English speaking institution must also have a minimum TOEFL score of 95 (iBT), 585 (paper), or an IELTS of 7.0.
  • Applicants must meet all graduate school requirements.  

Tuition Fee

  • International

    500 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 500 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    500 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 500 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.

Funding

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