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Master of Science in Education w/ESOL Concentration

Master of Science in Education with ESOL Concentration

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GRADUATE PROGRAM CHECK SHEET

Program Requirements:

36-37 graded credit hours are required for the Master of Science in Education – English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) Concentration.

A minimum grade of “C-” is required in all courses counting toward the degree and a cumulative GPA of at least a 2.00 is required to complete the degree.

Upon approval of the program coordinator a maximum of 15 credits may be transferred from another institution into the Master of Science program and counted toward either the concentration or electives.

Admission into the MS in Education program is required for this concentration.


TEACHER RESEARCH CORE REQUIRED COURSES: 15 credits
Course NumberCourse TitleCreditsPrerequisites
ED 520Research Methods in Education46 credits from concentration
ED 521Literature Review I3ED 520
ED 522Literature Review II3ED 520, 521
ED 523MS Research Project5ED 520, 521 & 522

ESOL CONCENTRATION COURSES:

Complete the following 15 credits required for the ESOL Concentration

Course NumberCourse TitleCreditsPrerequisites
ED 544Language & Cognition3
ED 545Foundations of Second Language Education3
ED 548Second Language Acquisition/ESOL Strategies3
ED 556Applied Linguistics3
ED 547ESOL Practicum III – Grade Level/s:

Candidates must clear the TSPC fingerprinting, background check, and PA1, and have a passing score on the ORELA Civil Rights Exam or a current valid teaching license in the state of Oregon. Approvals must be made one term prior to registration.
The additional 1 credit from ED 547 will be applied toward the electives area below
46 ESOL credits + ED 548

ELECTIVE COURSES: 6 credits

Elective credits can come from any other MS concentration (except Special Education) or from the following courses:

Course NumberCourse TitleCreditsPrerequisites
ED 567Spelling Matters3
ED 568Literacy Leadership36 credits in ED 560/561/562/564/581
ED 582Literacy Assessment36 credits in ED 560/561/562/564/581

Total credits required for major: 36-37

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Last update November 2019