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Bilingual Education

Based on communicative methods of second-language acquisition and a reflective model of teaching that incorporates collaboration with colleagues, students, and community, our program provides you with a firm foundation in language, literacy, and applied linguistics, and an understanding of second-language teaching approaches. We affirm the value of heritage languages and cultures and take an additive view of second-language acquisition.

Professional Licensure or Certification

Post-Baccalaureate Advanced Certificate, Bilingual Education

This post-baccalaureate advanced certificate program builds on your knowledge of bilingual education and enhances your teaching and learning experience as a bilingual teacher, supervisor, teacher trainer, administrator, or curriculum developer.

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Professional Licensure or Certification

MA, Bilingual Education for Teachers

Build on your existing teaching practice, language skills, and initial teaching certification to work in bilingual and bicultural settings.

Professional Licensure or Certification

Post-Master’s Advanced Certificate, Bilingual Education

Ideal for bilingual teachers, supervisors, teacher trainers, administrators, and more who seek additional credentials and want to build on their knowledge.


PhD, Bilingual Education

Conduct research and study pedagogy in linguistically and socially diverse environments as you prepare for a career in bilingual and bicultural settings.