DePaul University

School of Education

Bilingual and Bicultural Education Program

Address:

990 W. Fullerton Room 100

Chicago, IL 60614

United States

Phone:

773-325-7999

Fax:

1-773-325-7744

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Bilingual and Bicultural Education Program

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The Bilingual-Bicultural Education Program is designed for educators who are or will be working with second language learners in multiple educational contexts. The program offers students a comprehensive and in-depth understanding of second language acquisition and Bilingual/English as a Second Language educational theories and practices. The program prepares educators to address the linguistic, academic, social and cultural needs of second language learners and to advocate for bilingual education programs that foster bilingualism and biliteracy. The program will help students develop an understanding of the sociocultural and political aspects of, as well as curricular and pedagogical approaches to, language and literacy learning.

Accreditation:

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

Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Intensive

Locale: Large City

Size & Settings: 20,000-39,999