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English - Initial Licensure, M.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 24 months


Students gain competency in both the pedagogy and subject matter required for successful teaching in English Language Arts.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Introduction to Students with Exceptional Learning Needs
  • Educational Planning and Evaluation: Middle and Secondary Schools
  • Contemporary Cross-Cultural Literature
  • Young Adult Literature in the ELA Classroom
  • Methods of Teaching English in Middle/Secondary Schools
  • Issues in Rhetoric and Composition

          Detailed Programme Facts

          • Programme intensity Full-time
            • Full-time duration 24 months
          • Languages
            • English
          • Delivery mode
            On Campus

          English Language Requirements

          You only need to take one of these language tests:

          • Minimum required score:


            The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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          • Minimum required score:


            The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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          Academic Requirements

          General Requirements

          • A bachelor's degree with either a major or concentration in a business related discipline from an accredited institution.
          • An undergraduate cumulative grade point average of 3.0.
          • Three letters of recommendation, including a minimum of one academic reference.
          • A written statement of purpose and intent to complete the program.

          Tuition Fee

          • International

            14895 USD/year
            Tuition Fee
            Based on the original amount of 14895 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
          We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.
          •  $1,050 per credit for resident


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