The online Master of Arts in Applied Linguistics degree program from UMassOnline offers individuals the opportunity to develop their understanding of the process of acquiring the English language as a second or subsequent language.
This is an excellent degree for those individuals who interested in examining the cross-cultural relationships and inter-ethnic components of languages.
This program offers courses in:
- Basic and contrastive linguistics
- Sociolinguistics and cross-cultural perspectives
- Teaching methodology for elementary, secondary, and adult education programs
All applicants must have a bachelor's degree to be admitted to this degree program.
New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Commission on Institutions of Higher Education