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Literacy, Culture, and Language Education

12 months
29422 USD/year
30704 USD/year
10630 USD/year
Tuition fee
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Are you interested in teaching English, English as a second or foreign language, or other foreign languages? The M.S. in Literacy, Culture, and Language Education at Indiana University Bloomington can prepare you.


At this Literacy, Culture, and Language Education program, you’ll gain an understanding of language and literacy processes through the lens of cultural context. You’ll learn how to assess student performance, and apply research knowledge to classroom experiences. You’ll also have the opportunity to gain practical experience teaching children, high school and college students, and adults.

Prepare for a career as a teacher, language or reading specialist, instructional leader in language education, or as a writer and editor of instructional materials. This 36-credit hour program includes a thesis option for students who plan to pursue additional graduate study in the field.


It’s really the people that make the School of Education the open learning environment that it is. We hire people who are talented and dedicated. Like the Indiana University Bloomington students, the faculty and staff hail from all walks of life. They bring unique perspectives, diverse cultures, and unfaltering commitment to our organization.

Programme Structure

Courses include

  • Instructional Issues in Language Education
  • Capstone in Literacy, Culture, and Language Education
  • Education and Social Issues 
  • Anthropology of Education 
  • Philosophy of Education
  • Sociology of Education
  • Curriculum Theory and Practice 
  • Educational Futures/Curriculum
  • Psychology in Teaching 
  • Child Development 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 alternative credits



Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
GRE admission requirements GRE®

Other requirements

General requirements

Bachelor’s degree from an accredited institutionMinimum undergraduate GPA of 2.75 out of 4.00

Completed online application that includes: 

  • Transcripts
  • Personal Statement
  • 2 Letters of Recommendation
  • GRE Scores
  • Resume Required for international students

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    29422 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 29422 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    30704 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 30704 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    10630 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10630 USD per year during 12 months.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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