Bilingual and Bicultural Education Program
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.
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