Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (Non-certification)


 
Goals:

The Graduate Division of the School of Education is committed to prepare candidates with practiced, research-based methodology that is character based, integrating the historical evangelical Christian tradition of the college, so they are ready to enter the inclusive classroom. To fulfill these values, the unit is committed to the preparation of professional educators who are capable of working effectively with diverse populations in a constantly changing global community.

Coursework Prerequisites:

1. BA/BS in English/Linguistics, Foreign Language, History/Social Science/Anthropology, TESL, composition, literature, education, one of the sciences; or 30 credits of B or better in one of the previously listed fields

2. 12 credits of a language other than English (or the college level equivalent)

Application Deadlines:

Fall: July 15

Spring: November 30

Summer: April 1

Suggested Program Plan

SEMESTER I: Fall

EDG 670-TESOL Methods & Matrls...... 3

EDG 770-Field for Methods & Matrls..... 0

LIN 653-Grammar & Phonology.............. 3

SEMESTER II: Spring

EDG 671-TESOL Method: Lang Ar....... 3

EDG 771-Field for Method LA............... 0

EDG 672-TESOL Method: CBI.............. 3

EDG 772-Field for Method: CBI............ 0

LIN 654-2nd Lang Acquisition................ 3

SEMESTER III: Summer

EDG 673-Curriculu, Testing & Assmt..... 3

EDG Elective ........................................... 3

SEMESTER IV: Fall

EDG 532-Exceptional Child.................... 3

EDG 732-Field for Exceptional Child..... 0

EDG Elective............................................ 3

   EDG 620-Practicum in TESOL       3

Admissions Contact:

Joseph Kim
MSEd Admission Counselor
Nyack College
1 South Boulevard
Nyack, NY 10960
Ph: 845-675-4400 ext: 4466
Cell: 845 260 1103

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PROGRAM AT A GLANCE

Award: Master of Science
Certification: None
Credits: 30
School Accreditation: NCATE

Career Path: For persons preparing to teach English to speakers of other languages in private or parochial school settings, agencies or overseas.

Start Semester: Fall or Spring
Campus Location: Online