Foreign Language Education, M.A. | University of Pittsburgh | Pittsburgh, United States
24 months
Duration
40894 USD/year
40894 USD/year
24118 USD/year
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About

Prepare for a rewarding career as a teacher with our Master of Arts (MAT) program in Foreign Language Education at the University of Pittsburgh. 

Overview

From drawing up lesson plans to managing the classroom, the MAT program will provide you with a rigorous and thorough foundation in the fundamentals of teaching. Our program pairs intensive coursework with student teaching opportunities to ready the next generation of foreign language education teachers.

Career Prospects

The Master of Arts (MAT) program in Foreign Language Education from the University of Pittsburgh offers students a rigorous course of instruction in teaching specific foreign language areas in grades K-12. The MAT satisfies the requirements for earning a Pennsylvania Instructional I Certificate and provides students with a Master’s in Teaching upon graduation.

Native speakers of the language of certification are not exempt from prerequisite course work in the culture, civilization literature, and structure of their language. Applicants who are non-native speakers of the language of certification are also required to achieve at least an Advanced-Low rating on an oral proficiency interview by an individual certified by the American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages.

Programme Structure

Courses Include:

  • Teaching And Learning In K-12 Foreign Language 
  • Teaching & Learning In Secondary Foreign Language 
  • Practicum In K-12 Foreign Language
  • Disciplined Inquiry
  • Research Seminar For Mat Interns
  • Student Teaching Seminar-foreign Language

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Priority given to applications received by January 15

Credits

36 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applications are submitted through the Pitt Education Online Application Form
  • There is a non-refundable application fee of $50 (USD) to be paid by credit card
  • Your online application must include (a.) a Goal statement, (b.) your resume or curriculum vita, and (c.) contact information for three academic or professional contacts to later be invited to provide letters of recommendation

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    40894 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 40894 USD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    40894 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 40894 USD per year during 24 months.
  • In-State

    24118 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 24118 USD per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Pittsburgh

1148 - 1944 USD /month
Living costs

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Financing

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Financing partner MPOWER Financing Student Loans between $2,001 - $100,000

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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