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California State University - Chico — School of Education

Program Type:
Master's International
Department:
School of Education
Degrees Awarded:
Education (MA), Teaching International Languages-TESOL (MA)
Admissions Deadlines:

March 1

Admissions Cycle:

October 1-March 1

Program Start:
Typically fall
Program Founded:
August, 2010

Benefits

Education: Option in Curriculum and Instruction (MA): Students can earn up to 6 units (credit hours) for Peace Corps service.

Teaching International Languages-TESOL (MAT): Students can earn up to 6 units (credit hours) for Peace Corps service.

Out of state tuition fee waivers are available for students accepted to Peace Corps service

Description

Education: Option in Curriculum and Instruction (MA): The coursework consists of a minimum of 30 units (credit hours) and 3 semesters of resident academic study. Students complete 18 units or 1 year of study prior to Peace Corps service and 6 units of professional field experience and research while serving in the Peace Corps. Master?s candidates may opt for either a thesis/project or a comprehensive exam upon their return.

Teaching International Languages-TESOL (MA): The coursework consists of a minimum of 36 units (credit hours) and 3 semesters of resident academic study plus any additional semesters needed to complete prerequisites. Students complete 24 units or 1 year of study prior to Peace Corps Service and 6 units of professional field experience while serving in the Peace Corps. Upon satisfactory completion of coursework, students obtain a TESOL certificate. Master?s candidates may opt to finish a thesis/project or comprehensive examination upon their return.

Requirements

A bachelor?s degree from a 4-year accredited institution is required; The MA Option in Curriculum and Instruction requires a writing sample for admission.

For inquiries about Master's International, call 855.855.1961 x1812.

Program Contacts

If you have questions, please contact:
Dr. Sharon Barrios
Associate Dean

Mail
Office of Graduate Studies
400 West 1st Street
Chico, California 95929-0875
Telephone
(530) 898-4473
Fax
(530) 898-3342
Email
sbarrios@csuchico.edu

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