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Bilingual Education

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Certificate: Advanced Certificate
Credits: 15
Career Path: Teacher of Bilingual Education

Start Semester: All
Campus: Lincoln Center

The Bilingual Education Advanced Certificate Program in Early Childhood, Childhood, or Adolescence Education is designed for experienced teachers holding an initial, provisional, permanent, or professional certificate in early childhood (birth to grade 2), childhood (grades 1-6), or adolescence (grades 7-12).

Application Deadlines

Fall: June 30
Spring: November 15
Summer: April 15

General Teacher Education Program Admissions Requirements

  • 3.0 GPA
  • Online application
  • Official transcript(s)
  • Resume or Curriculum Vitae (C.V.)
  • Personal statement
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • GRE or MAT exam scores

Browse the Admissions section for more about the application and financial aid processes.

Program Curriculum

Browse course schedules and descriptions and review a list of courses.

All courses require completion of 10 hours of fieldwork in a school that has a bilingual education program.

Certification Information

The 15-credit program leads to a certificate and to endorsement for an extension to the early childhood, childhood, or adolescence certification to teach bilingual education. This program does not lead to an academic degree.


GSE Admissions
[email protected]

Program Contact
Lucia Buttaro, Ph.D.