Placeholder image for English Teaching

English Teaching, B.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
Ogden, UT, United States
English is a versatile degree that prepares you to pursue a career in a variety of industries. While studying in the English Teaching program at Weber State, you will fine-tune your critical thinking, and your written and oral communication skills.
Access all 180000+ programmes, for free with a Studyportals account.
account benefits visualised

Overview

Weber State is the founder and host of the National Undergraduate Literature Conference. Students can submit their work to be shared during the conference, and hear presentations from students and award-winning writers from across the country.

The English department has many active clubs and organizations, including Writers’ Ink, a creative writing club; Sigma Tau Delta, the International English Honor Society; and Metaphor, an undergraduate creative writing journal.

What You’ll Learn at Weber

The English Teaching program at Weber State University lets you direct your studies toward literature or writing. It gives you the tools you need to think critically about the world around you and to engage in complex dialogue or storytelling.

Topics that your courses will cover include:

  • The structure of English
  • Fiction and nonfiction writing
  • English grammar, style and usage
  • American and world literature
  • Critical approaches to literature

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Introduction to the Study of Language for Teachers 
  • Critical Approaches to Literature 
  • Young Adult Literature 
  • The Teaching of Literature 
  • The Teaching of Writing
  • Professional & Technical Writing 
  • Advanced College Writing 
  • Fiction Writing 
  • Magazine Article Writing 
  • Biographical Writing

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    61

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120.

  • Minimum required score:

    6

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

  • Minimum required score:

    500

    The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks.

General Requirements

  • WSU Application
  • $65.00 Application Fee
  • Official School Records (Translated into English)
  • Confidential Financial Statement
  • Copy of Passport

Tuition Fee

  • International

    14973 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 14973 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    14973 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 14973 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • In-State

    4990 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 4990 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

Wishlist

You’ve wishlisted multiple studies. Did you know you can compare them side-by-side in our Compare-tool?