The following sample curriculum is for students pursuing the Master's degree specialization in Language Program Administration (LPA).

MA in Teaching Speakers of Other Languages (MATESOL)

Fall 1 Spring 2 Summer Options Fall 2 Spring 2
Principles & Practices of Language Teaching (3) Curriculum Design (3) Potential TESOL classes Second Language Acquisition (4) Practicum (3)
Introduction to Observation (1) Structure of English (3) / Pedagogical Grammar (4) Summer teaching jobs

Applied Linguistics Research (2)

Portfolio Preparation (2)
Language Analysis (3) Language Assessment (3) Electives (2) Language Teacher Supervision (2) Finance Functions (4)
Sociolinguistics (3) Introduction to LPA (2) Survey of Accounting (3) Marketing Management (3)
Educational Research (3) Language Teacher Education (2) LPA Elective (1)
TESOL Electives (2) TESOL Electives (2)

 

MA in Teaching Foreign Language (MATFL)

Fall 1 Spring 2 Summer Options Fall 2 Spring 2
Principles & Practices of Language Teaching (3) Curriculum Design (3) Potential TESOL classes Second Language Acquisition (4) Practicum (3)
Introduction to Observation (1) Structure of English (3) / Pedagogical Grammar (4) Summer teaching jobs

Applied Linguistics Research (2)

Portfolio Preparation (2)
Language Analysis (3) Language Assessment (3) Electives (2) Language Teacher Supervision (2) Finance Functions (4)
Sociolinguistics (3) Introduction to LPA (2) Survey of Accounting (3) Marketing Management (3)
Educational Research (3) Language Teacher Education (2) LPA Elective (1)
TESOL Electives (2) TESOL Electives (2)

One year (Fall, Spring, Summer) 30-credit Advanced Entry MA programs are available with prior coursework in TESOL, language teaching, or applied linguistics.