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English as a Second Language and Bilingual Education 

American College of Education

Postgraduate Certificate Online
9 months
Duration
5100 USD/full
5100 USD/full
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Tuition fee
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About

This Certificate in English as a Second Language and Bilingual Education at the American College of Education was designed for current K-12 teachers who are interested in working with English language learners.

Visit the official programme website for more information

Overview

Throughout your coursework, you will get strategies for supporting students as they learn English.

Key Features

  • Flexible: Study on your schedule. Our online format allows you to plan your coursework around your life.
  • Relevant Coursework: All courses center around learning skills to best support the English language learner as they learn English.
  • State-Approved: The sequence of courses within the Certificate in English as a Second Language and Bilingual Education is approved to lead to an endorsement in the state of Illinois.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Foundations of ESL and Bilingual Education
  • Assessment of ESL and Bilingual Students
  • Methods and Materials for Teaching English as a Second Language
  • Cross-Cultural Studies for Teaching ELLs
  • Linguistics for TESOL

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 9 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

18 alternative credits

Delivered

Online

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.
2.5

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.
80
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

  • Bachelor's degree   
  • Minimum grade point average cumulative 2.5 on a 4.0 scale for full admission
  • Number of courses per certificate restricted
  • Transcripts that are international and/or not in English must be evaluated through an NACES-recommended agency.
  • Texas applicants may only submit evaluations from agencies approved by the Texas Education Agency.
  • International applicants must request the course-by-course evaluation. The evaluation report must show that the non-U.S. education is equivalent to the education/accreditation level required for the program.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    5100 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 5100 USD for the full programme and a duration of 9 months.
  • National

    5100 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 5100 USD for the full programme and a duration of 9 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.

Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!

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