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Teaching English as a Second Language

Kent State University

48 months
Duration
20463 USD/year
20463 USD/year
11587 USD/year
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About

The Bachelor of Arts degree in Teaching English as a Second Language offered at the Kent State University  provides students with a broad understanding of both theory and practice in language studies, pedagogy, and culture. 

Overview

Students gain mastery in implementing their skills in varied second-language teaching contexts; in addition, they can observe and participate with international learners in a state-of-the-art technology classroom. Students completing optional practicum work abroad receive a certificate in Teaching English as a Foreign Language. Students can additionally work toward state teacher licensure by completing the Education minor.

Program Learning Outcomes

Graduates of this Teaching English as a Second Language program offered at the Kent State University  will be able to:

  • Demonstrate their professional knowledge through projects and writing.
  • Demonstrate learning and effective teaching practices that incorporate distance learning, computer-assisted learning and effective use of software.
  • Engage with diversity by defining and identifying the English language learners they are likely to serve, and by developing effective teaching strategies to teach for diversity.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Fundamental English Grammar
  • History of the English Language
  • Lexicology/Lexicography
  • Computers in L2 Teaching
  • Child Second Language Acquisition
  • Grammar for Teaching English as a Second Language/Teaching English as a Foreign Language
  • Foreign Language

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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Credits

120 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
2.5

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6
Start practicing IELTS today!
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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Other requirements

General requirements

  •  The freshman admission policy on the Kent Campus is selective. Admission decisions are based upon the following: cumulative grade point average, ACT and/or SAT scores, strength of high school college preparatory curriculum and grade trends. 
  • The Admissions Office at the Kent Campus may defer the admission of students who do not meet admissions criteria but who demonstrate areas of promise for successful college study. Deferred applicants may begin their college coursework at one of seven regional campuses of Kent State University.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    20463 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 20463 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    20463 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 20463 USD per year during 48 months.
  • In-State

    11587 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 11587 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Kent

1036 - 1710 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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Due for update

Updated over a year ago

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