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Graduate College Liberal Arts

Applied Linguistics/Bilingual Education

Address:

Wheatley, 3rd Floor / 100 Morrissey Blvd.

Boston, MA 02125

United States

Phone:

1-617-287-7600

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Applied Linguistics/Bilingual Education

Format: Campus

Program Description:

These programs are designed to provide pre-service training and in-service enrichment for teachers instructing limited English proficient students at the elementary, secondary, or university level, or in adult education programs. Courses are offered in basic theoretical linguistics, applied linguistics of English and target languages, and the interdisciplinary areas of psycho linguistics and sociolinguistics. There are also offerings in cross-cultural relationships and the process of acculturation, second language teaching methodology, and first language maintenance. The programs combine on-campus classroom work with on-site experience in ESL (English as a Second Language) and bilingual classrooms. The programs also offer a concentration in computer-assisted instruction, with courses focusing on the development and implementation of CAI (Computer Assisted Instruction) for limited English proficient students.

Accreditation:

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Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Intensive

Loans Offered: Availability of financial aid varies depending on course status and matriculation. Check with your advisor to determine your eligibility and application procedures.

Locale: Large City

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