Master of Science in Curriculum & Instruction / English as a Second Language
Kansas State University

Program Details

The online Master of Science in Curriculum & Instruction with a specialization in English as a Second Language (ESL) is designed for educators seeking to increase their knowledge and learn new strategies for working with culturally and linguistically diverse students, and to assist students in continuing to make academic progress while they learn the English language.  The ESL program creates an opportunity to excel when working with specialized student populations, while striving to meet federal and state educational mandates.  The program has been developed for teachers at all grade levels and content areas.


  • Bachelor's degree with 3.0 minimum GPA in the final two years or approximately the last 60 credit hours
  • Statement of objectives
  • Three professional and/or academic references
  • Resume / CV
  • Transcript(s) from each institution attended
  • Proof of English proficiency (if applicable)
  • Open to licensed teachers

Special Accreditation

Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)

School Accreditation Statement

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission