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Adolescent and Young Adult Education, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
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Overview

You'll learn the skills to plan lessons, manage a class, and work as a highly trained professional in the 7-12th grade classroom.

Can you see yourself teaching English, History, Math or Science in a High School classroom? If the answer is yes, then you are a candidate for the Adolescent to Young Adult (AYA) license.

Our Adolescent and Young Adult Education Program at Ashland University will prepare you for a deep knowledge of your selected content area and the skills to plan lessons, mange a class and work as a highly trained professional in the seventh through 12th grade classroom.

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:
  • Accent on Success 
  • Composition 
  • American Political Institutions / Ideas 
  • Western Civilization
  • General Psychology: Survey
  • Teaching & Learning Procedures
  • Intro to Teaching

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    67

    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.

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  • Minimum required score:

    517

    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.

  • Minimum required score:

    50

    PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. Delivered and marked by computer, it reports on a scale between 10 and 90.

Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Required score: 2.25

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to 2.25 on a US 4.0 grading scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on a 4.0 scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).

Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

General Requirements

  • Immigration documents:  Submit photocopies of your passport pages (also include this and marriage license for any dependent that will be accompanying you).
  • High School Diploma (or Equivalent) and Transcripts
  • Attend Access IEP Program or submit Proof of English Language Proficiency
  • Proof of financial support. Financial Support Documentation available on the right.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    22000 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 22000 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    22000 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 22000 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Ashland

  • 1078 - 1790 USD/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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