Master of Arts in Education / English as a New Language
Dakota Wesleyan University

Program Details

Enroll in this master’s in ESL online degree and advance professional opportunities.  This is a new language education endorsement for students with a bachelor’s degree in either elementary or secondary education.  Gain the skills needed to work with Language Learners through courses in such topics as:

  • Linguistics
  • Development of curriculum and instruction for new language acquisition
  • Language and culture
  • Reading for students with limited English proficiency
  • English as a new language methodology

This online ESL degree is designed for students interested in teaching at the college level.  Other graduates pursue careers working in college administration, student support, or residence life.  While it is ideally suited for students seeking careers at the collegiate level, it is also a suitable alternative for those seeking administrative positions in a K-12 education system.

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School Accreditation & Licensing

Dakota Wesleyan University is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

2.7 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s), Resume/CV, Statement of Purpose/Intent

Additional Info

  • Intended for applicants with an undergraduate degree in elementary or secondary education
  • Does not lead to licensure