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ESL and Bilingual Education - ESL

12 months
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26994 USD/year
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About

The ESL and Bilingual Education - ESL program of the Northern Arizona University prepares you for a career as an English as a second language (ESL) classroom teacher, ESL resource teacher, or a teacher responsible for providing ESL instruction and support in the regular classroom or special settings.

Overview

The demand for such skills is growing across the country. You won't need to demonstrate language proficiency in a second language. However, if you decide to earn either the bilingual endorsement or the ESL endorsement, you will need to fulfill the language proficiency and teacher certification requirements of these endorsements.

The ESL and Bilingual Education - ESL program of the Northern Arizona University has 2 emphasis:

  • Bilingual emphasis
  • English as a Second Language emphasis

Prepare for a career as a Bilingual or English as a Second Language (ESL) teacher with this master’s degree. There is a growing demand for individuals with this preparation. With this degree, you can become a:

  • Bilingual or ESL classroom teacher
  • Bilingual or ESL resource teacher
  • Teacher responsible for providing bilingual or ESL support in classroom or special settings

Endorsements

Bilingual Emphasis

If you wish to meet the Arizona Bilingual Endorsement requirements, you may, through careful planning with your advisor, earn this endorsement within your master's degree program. You need to demonstrate language proficiency in a second language.

ESL Emphasis

You do not need to demonstrate language proficiency in a second language. However, if you decide to earn either the bilingual endorsement or the ESL endorsement, you will need to fulfill and verify the second language learning experience  and teacher certification requirements of these endorsements. 

Career

With further education, one of these paths is possible:

  • English as a Second Language teacher
  • Classroom teacher
  • English as a Second Language director

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Foundations Of Bilingual And ESL Instruction
  • Linguistics In Educational Contexts
  • Structured English Immersion And Sheltered English Content Instruction
  • Assessment Of Bilingual And Second Language Learners
  • Cultural Component Of Bilingual And ESL Instruction
  • Literacy And Bi-literacy Development

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

30 SCH

Delivered

On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3
GRE admission requirements GRE®
Required

Other requirements

General requirements

  • All requirements for your specific academic plan(s). This may include a thesis.
  • All graduate work with a cumulative grade point average of at least 3.0.
  • All work toward the master’s degree must be completed within six consecutive years. The six years begins with the semester and year of admission to the program.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    26994 USD/year
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  • National

    26994 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 26994 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    11004 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 11004 USD per year during 12 months.
  • Online: $416 per credit

Living costs for Flagstaff

1010 - 1500 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

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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