M.A. On Campus Blended

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

24 months
500 USD/credit 8250 USD/year
500 USD/credit 8250 USD/year
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TESOL (Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages) - Bilingual Education 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).


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


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


33 SCH


On Campus, Blended

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
GRE admission requirements GRE®

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  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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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

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  • International

    8250 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 500 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    8250 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 500 USD per credit during 24 months.

Living costs for Dover

1000 - 1500 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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