Foreign Language Education (K-12) M.S.
With the guidance of our expert faculty, you will study methods of second language teaching, integration of technology in the classroom, theory and research in second language acquisition, and linguistics.
The Master’s Degree with a major in Foreign Language Certification (K-12) is a 36-credit program and includes Level 1 teacher’s certification preparation in one of the following languages:
Saint Joseph’s Graduate Education unit also offers foreign language education as a stand-alone certification degree program and an Online English as a Second Language Specialist Certification preparation which may be added to this program.
At a Glance
|Degree||Master of Science|
|Start Terms||Fall, Spring, Summer|
|Format||On campus, online (in 2020)|
|Credits & Concentrations||
Master's (36 credits)
Certification only (30 credits)
|Tuition & Fees||
$100 fee/semester (2019-2020)
|Average Class Size||
20 students or less
|Average Work Experience||The average student in the program is changing careers and has a strong desire to enter the teaching field.|
Graduates teach in educational settings like:
|Graduate Housing||While most of our graduate students commute, there are resources available for those interested in living on-campus, or in near-by off-campus housing.|
|Graduate Assistantships||Graduate assistantships are offered on a limited basis. Please contact the program director for availability.|
|Support for Student Veterans||SJU is a yellow ribbon school that accepts GI education benefits. Our Office of Veterans Service can help you access and understand the benefits available to you and will support you during your educational career at SJU.|