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Teacher Education with a Concentration in Teaching English as a Second Language (TESOL)

University of North Carolina Greensboro

M.Ed.
24 months
Duration
1715 USD/credit
1715 USD/credit
653 USD/credit
Unknown
Tuition fee
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About

The Master of Education in Teacher Education with a Concentration in Teaching English as a Second Language (TESOL) program at University of North Carolina Greensboro is designed to prepare experienced teachers with critical knowledge, skills, and dispositions in action research, professional development, and leadership to work effectively with English learners in both local and global contexts.

Overview

Designed for full-time and part-time classroom teachers who hold state licensure that are interested in teaching K-16 English as a second language in the United States and experienced or beginning teachers interested in teaching English outside of the United States. Take a quick Self-Assessment to see which Teacher Education with a Concentration in Teaching English as a Second Language (TESOL) program at University of North Carolina Greensboro might be the best fit for your career goals.

Career Opportunities

Through the coursework and field experiences, teacher candidates have the opportunity to apply their learning in their own classrooms. Additional instructional opportunities will also be provided for those interested in working in community-based instructional settings. Potential careers include: K-12 teaching; university-level intensive English programs; community college English programs; teaching English abroad.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Legal, Historical and Cultural Implications of English as a Second Language
  • Literacy Instruction for English Language Learners w/ practicum
  • Applied Linguistics
  • Teaching English as a Second Language w/ practicum

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

International applicants are strongly encouraged to submit their application one month prior to the posted departmental deadline.

Language

English

Credits

36 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

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
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.
67

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree
  • Two years of teaching experience (co-requisite)
  • Documented evidence of having studied/knowledge of a language in addition to English
  • A bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university or appropriately-evaluated credentials for non-U.S. schools.
  • Satisfactory academic standing as an undergraduate or in a post-baccalaureate program: “B” (3.0 GPA) average or better.
  • Approval of the academic department in which the graduate student will major. (Assumes an undergraduate major appropriate to the proposed graduate study.)
  • Satisfactory scores on the Graduate Record Examination 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1715 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1715 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    1715 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1715 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • In-State

    653 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 653 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.

Funding

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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Teacher Education with a Concentration in Teaching English as a Second Language (TESOL)
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