Master of Education (M.Ed.)

ESOL for Certified Teachers

In-Person or Online 36 major credits * 2 or 3 years

As low as

$185/mo

*if using financial aid

How to Pay
Reimbursement Friendly Completion Times • Flexible Online Format
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For

Today’s schools serve an increasingly diverse population of students, including non- native English speakers. Support for schools in addressing the needs of this rapidly growing population is addressed in this program. Participants in this program will address a wide range of concepts, theories and practices related to effectively teaching English language learners.

How You Learn

Online Format: This is an online graduate program. No face-to-face class meetings are required, but students will be engaged in an active and engaging online environment that includes assignments, materials, discussion threads, assessments and/or group activities done electronically. You will finish one 3-credit course every 8 weeks.

Face-to-Face Options are available, please contact the Graduate Information Office at (667) 444-2410.

Career Outcomes

Graduates leave the program equipped with the skills necessary to pass the Praxis examination to add ESOL teacher certification.

Course Progression and Degree Requirements

M.Ed. Program Option

CourseTitleCredits
ED 658 ECSecond Language Acquisition3
ED 658 EBTeaching and Reading and Writing for English Learners3
ED 658 EDAssessment in the ESOL Classroom2
ED 658EA
or ED 694
Methods for Teaching ESOL3
ED 601Theories of Development3
ED 602Sociological Perspective3
ED 605Research Methods3
ED 681Curriculum Development for a Multicultural Society3
ED 606Action Research3
ED 651Educating for Character1.5
639Psychological and Linguistic Foundations of Reading3
ED 603Personality Development & Self Esteem3
ED 652Mediation of Conflict1.5
ED 687Special Project Seminar/Internship with portfolio (required)1
 Total Credits:36

Post-Master’s Certificate (PDs) Program Option**

CourseTitleCredits
ED 658 ECSecond Language Acquisition3
ED 658 EBTeaching and Reading and Writing for English Learners3
ED 658 EDAssessment in the ESOL Classroom2
ED 658EA
or ED 694
Methods for Teaching ESOL3
ED 601Theories of Development3
ED 602Sociological Perspective3
ED 681Curriculum Development for a Multicultural Society3
ED 687Special Project Seminar/Internship with portfolio (required)1
 Total Credits:21
Please Note:

This course outline is tentative and is subject to change. Courses may be offered in a different order than outlined above.

**Any Professional Development Certification on its own is not eligible for Financial Aid.