Effective Dec. 2, 2016: To meet the demands and schedules of current teachers and educators, the Department of Curriculum & Teaching will offer this Master’s degree program in a fully-online delivery format beginning in Summer 2017. More information on the online program can be found here.
The ESOL program, offered through the KU School of Education, prepares individuals for employment as ESOL teachers, as well as enhancing the skills of teachers in regular classrooms. Courses address language acquisition, developing an intercultural awareness, diagnosis and remediation of second language learners, and curriculum and instruction for second language students. Courses in this program are cross listed and may be taken at the undergraduate or graduate level. Graduate level classes may be used to fulfill requirements for a Master of Science in Education (M.S.E.) degree.
The KU School of Education is accredited under the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE) Standards through the CAEP Accreditation System.
Coursework fulfills the requirement for the degree.
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