master of Arts

Study TESL, APPLIED LINGUISTICS, or a Combination of TESL and SPANISH


MASTER OF ARTS in TESL/Language Studies
(32 semester credits minimum = 4 semesters)

REQUIRED COURSES:
Research:
LLL 607 "Research methods in Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics" (3 credits).
Core:
LLL 600 "Current Issues in Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics"(2 credits).

ELECTIVES:
At least 27 credits from graduate courses in the Department of Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics ( Click here for list of courses) , 12 credits of which must be at the 600-level.

OTHER REQUIREMENT:
Non-native language requirement:  At least two years of a non-native language at the university level as evidenced by academic transcripts with a grade of C or better in the culminating intermediate-level course; results on the Indiana State University placement test beyond the 202 level; or, when those are unavailable, independent testing arranged through the Department of Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics.

CULMINATING EXPERIENCE:
Successful completion of written and oral comprehensive examinations.

Note:
No more than 9 transfer credits will be accepted for the M.A. program. A minimum of 23 credits must be taken within the department.

Note:
Courses in the 500 series are open to undergraduates as 400 series. Graduate students are required to do additional work of a research nature. A course taken at the 400-level may not be repeated at the 500-level.

For more information on the TESL/Language Studies M.A., Click here.