ASU's Master of Arts in curriculum and instruction: English as a second language (ESL) prepares you to teach English language learners in a variety of settings, including U.S. schools. This program caters to professionals with a wide range of roles, including both new and experienced teachers, administrators, policymakers and community workers.
Next start date: 05/18/2020
Total classes: 10
Weeks per class: 7.5
Total credit hours: 30
Have questions about the Curriculum and Instruction: English as a Second Language (MA)? Fill out this form and we’ll get in touch!
Through this program, you will gain strategies for developing ESL skills across reading, writing and listening and for involving community and families as partners. You will also leave the program with a historical perspective of English learners in the U.S. and context of past and current policy towards ESL.
The program teaches educators specific skills for assessing English learner proficiency and content area knowledge, knowledge of various program models and a stronger foundation in supporting ESL students' language acquisition.
Applicants must fulfill the requirements of both the Graduate College and the Mary Lou Fulton Teachers College.