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Bilingual and ESL Education

University of Texas Permian Basin

12 months
Duration
13634 USD/year
13634 USD/year
6668 USD/year
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Tuition fee
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About

The Master of Arts in Bilingual and ESL Education as a Second Language Education is designed to prepare individuals at University of Texas Permian Basin in teaching, supervision or curriculum management. Students are offered the flexibility of choosing between two options; Bilingual education or ESL education.

Overview

The University of Texas Permian Basin option is designed to prepare individuals who are proficient in Spanish for enriching careers educating in a bilingual environment. During their coursework, students examine a variety of topics, including cultural diversity, philosophical perspectives on teaching and learning, and the history and politics of bilingual education. Successful completion of the Bilingual option for students with a Teaching certificate in the state of Texas allows the student to take the Bilingual Supplemental Exam. Students from outside of Texas should consult with their state's board of education to determine the requirements for their state's Bilingual certification.

The programme

Students choosing the Bilingual and ESL Education option learn effective strategies in teaching students whose native language is other than English. Students wishing to pursue this option do not need to be proficient in Spanish. Students who successfully complete the ESL option are eligible to take the English as a Second Language Supplemental (ESL) test in Texas. Students from out of state should consult with their state's board of education to determine potential certification options.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • History and Politics in Bilingual Education
  • Methods of Teaching ESL
  • Teaching Science, Social Studies and Math in Spanish
  • Language Development and Acquisition

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Completed online application 
  • Non-refundable application fee of $40
  • Official high school transcript showing grade average, class rank (or approximate), and expected date of graduation
  • SAT and/or ACT scores

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    13634 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6817 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • National

    13634 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6817 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • In-State

    6668 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 3334 USD per semester during 12 months.

Funding

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