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Adolescent French

The City University of New York

12 months
25650 USD/year
25650 USD/year
11090 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The Adolescent French program is offered at Hunter College from The City University of New York.


The Adolescent French master’s and advanced certificate programs at The City University of New York prepare candidates to teach French in grades 7-12 to students of diverse backgrounds, abilities and interests. 

Learning outcomes

These programs are not designed for individuals who already have NYS certification in French 7-12.The master’s program (Academic Plan: FRENAE-MA) is for applicants with no prior NYS certificate. The advanced certificate program (Academic Plan: FREAE-AC) is a post-master’s program for applicants with no prior NYS certificate.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Social Foundations of Adolescent Education
  • Adolescent Development, Grades 7–12
  • Educational Psychology: Applications to Adolescent Education (KC)
  • Assessment of Teaching and Learning in Adolescent Education
  • Building the Foundations of Literacy in Adolescent Education
  • Methods I: Intensive Study of Classroom Organization, Management, and Assessment of Instruction in Languages Other Than English, Grades 7–12

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


40 alternative credits



On Campus

Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • A bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution acceptable to Hunter College with an overall cumulative grade point average (GPA) of 3.0 and a major in French with a grade point average of 3.0.
  • General education core in the liberal arts and sciences to include: artistic expression; communication; information retrieval; concepts in history and social sciences; humanities; a language other than English; scientific and mathematical processes; and written analysis and expression.
  • Two professional references to be included with the application for matriculation.
  • An essay to be completed as part of the application for matriculation.
  • Oral proficiency at the Advanced Low level on the American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Language (ACTFL) Advanced Level Check Oral Proficiency Interview (OPI).
  • Submission of official score report on the Graduate Record Examination (GRE), except applicants who are certified teachers or school administrators and hold a graduate degree.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    25650 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 25650 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    25650 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 25650 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    11090 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 11090 USD per year during 12 months.

Part time

  • Resident:  $470 per credit
  • Non-resident:  $855 per credit

Living costs for New York City

1819 - 3968 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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