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Bilingual or Bicultural Education

University of Texas at Austin

Master On Campus
12 months
Duration
12808 USD/year
12808 USD/year
6772 USD/year
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About

Bilingual or Bicultural Education from University of Texas at Austin provides expertise for students to become leaders in a field of growing importance. 

Overview

At Bilingual or Bicultural Education from University of Texas at Austin graduate students develop a knowledge base in research and practice in the areas of: language policy and bilinguals’ educational program development; second language acquisition; biliteracy; effective bilingual and ESL instructional practices; bilingual and ESL teacher preparation; and theories of immigration. 

Graduates with Bilingual or Bicultural Education from University of Texas at Austin will:

  • develop a critical perspective
  • advocate for bilingual educators, administrators, children, and families both in and outside the K-12 education system. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Anthropology of Education
  • Tests and Measurement
  • Educational Assessment of Minority Students
  • Mexico and Spanish North America since 1810
  • Sociolinguistics
  • Child Language
  • Bilingualism
  • Linguistics and Education
  • Language Acquisition and Assessment for Multicultural Special Education
  • Rhetoric and Composition for Native Speakers
  • Spanish Grammar

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

33 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
3
GRE admission requirements GRE® The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. It contains three sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 - 6 score scale in half-point increments.
Required

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A bachelor's degree from an accredited institution in the U.S.; or proof of equivalent training at a foreign institution.
  • A minimum GPA of 3.0, particularly during the last two years of college and in any previous graduate study. 
  • Pay the Application Fee
  • Have Your Transcripts Ready
  • Submit Your Official GRE Scores
  • Prepare Your Statement of Purpose
  • Update Your Resume or Curriculum Vitae (CV)
  • Submit Three (3) Letters of Reference
  • Bilingual/Bicultural Education Applicants
  • Official TOEFL/IELTS Scores 
  • must provide a supplemental writing sample written in Spanish to be uploaded as a "Miscellaneous Admissions Document."

Tuition Fee

  • International

    12808 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 6404 USD per semester and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    12808 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 6404 USD per semester and a duration of 12 months.
  • In-State

    6772 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 3386 USD per semester and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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