Master of Education in Curriculum & Instruction / English as a Second Language
Louisiana State University-Shreveport

Program Details

The online Master of Education in Curriculum and Instruction with a concentration in English as a Second Language (ESL) program uses engaging course content to develop the knowledge and skills to effectively tackle two challenges: helping English language-learners master English and helping them succeed in academic courses taught in English.  Students gain a foundation in linguistics and the influences on language learning, as well as training techniques for strengthening reading, writing, and listening skills for English language learners.  

Potential career opportunities include:

  • Department of Defense teachers
  • Teachers of English abroad
  • ESL adult teachers
  • ESL K-12 teachers

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100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)

School Accreditation & Licensing

Louisiana State University-Shreveport is accredited by:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

2.5 or above (4.0 scale)

Admission Tests


Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s), Occupational License, Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Resume/CV