M.A. On Campus

Multilingual Education

The University of Iowa

12 months
31254 USD/year
32887 USD/year
13939 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The M.A. in Multilingual Education at the The University of Iowa  allows students to design a program of study with a specific area of focus. The M.A. program provides in-depth preparation in theoretical and practical aspects of language learning and teaching.


The Multilingual Education programme is offered at the The University of Iowa .

Employment Opportunities

  • Foreign language education specialists in teaching (kindergarten through college)
  • ESL specialists in K-12 education
  • Language laboratory directors
  • Instructional materials designers
  • Evaluation specialists

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Diversity and Exceptionalities in Literacy Instruction
  • Secondary Reading Instruction
  • Early Literacy Development and Instruction
  • Reading and Writing Across Intermediate Grades
  • Inquiry-Based Curriculum Development in Early Childhood and Elementary Classrooms
  • Advanced Reading Clinic Techniques

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • Deadline for Fall - January 5 to be considered for departmental financial assistance. On a rolling basis after that date.


30 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A U.S. bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited college or university, or an equivalent degree from another country as determined by the Office of Admissions.
  • A minimum grade-point average (GPA) of 3.00, or the foreign equivalent as determined by the Office of Admissions.
  • English Proficiency Requirements
  • submit the online application to the Graduate College and pay the $60 application fee by credit card ($100 for international applicants).
  • A statement of purpose explaining applicant’s professional goals.
  • A sample of academic writing.
  • All materials must be submitted in English.
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • Once recommended for admission, international students must send a Financial Statement.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    31254 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 31254 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    32887 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 32887 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    13939 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 13939 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Iowa City

1187 - 1841 USD /month
Living costs

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


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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