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Curriculum and Instruction - English as a Second Language

Lewis University

12 months
Duration
650 USD/credit 19500 USD/year
650 USD/credit 19500 USD/year
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About

The Master of Education in Curriculum and Instruction - English as a Second Language (ESL) program at Lewis University focuses on teaching from a multicultural and inclusive perspective. 

Overview

Through coursework and fieldwork observation, students in this Curriculum and Instruction - English as a Second Language program at Lewis University will learn how to modify instruction and assessment for students with different language backgrounds, cultures and abilities. 

Key Features 

  • Graduates are prepared to teach English language learners and help students acquire fluency in both spoken and written English. 
  • Upon completion of initial coursework, Lewis candidates who enter with a Professional Educator License are eligible for the Illinois State Board of Education ESL Endorsement; bilingual candidates are able to earn a bilingual teaching endorsement.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Foundations of Bilingual and English Language Learner Education
  • Linguistics for Teachers of English Language Learners
  • Assessment of Bilingual Students
  • Cross-Cultural Studies in Literacy and English Language Learning
  • Teaching Reading to the Diverse Learner

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

30 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
2.75

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Illinois Professional Educator License (PEL)*
  • Fulfillment of House Bill 150 (Survey of Exceptional Children and Adolescents or Exceptional Learners in Inclusive Communities)
  • A baccalaureate degree from a regionally accredited institution of higher education with a cumulative GPA of at least 2.75 for the final 60 credit hours completed
  • Official college transcripts from all institutions previously attended
  • Successful completion of Lewis University College of Education and Social Sciences Graduate Writing Sample
  • Submission of graduate application form with non-refundable application fee
  • Two letters of recommendation

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    19500 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 650 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    19500 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 650 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Chicago

1297 - 2491 USD /month
Living costs

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Funding

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