University of California - Riverside

UCR Extension Center

Biliteracy Specialist/ Dual Langauge

Address:

CNAS Graduate Student Affairs Center

Anderson Hall, South

Riverside, CA 92521

United States

Phone:

951-827-2334

Program Information

Degree Offered:

Biliteracy Specialist/Dual Language Certificate

Format: Campus

Program Description:

Throughout California, many school districts are developing dual immersion programs to assist both language minority and language majority students in the same classroom. The goals are to help students attain challenging, age-appropriate academic skills and knowledge, advanced levels of functional proficiency in English and another language, and an understanding and appreciation of cross-cultural differences.

Accreditation:

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission

Facts & Figures

# of Credits Required: 15

In State Tuition (per year): Approximately $1,800

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Locale: Large City

Size & Settings: 10,000-19,999