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Undergraduate Programs

Bilingual Education & TESOL Programs

Undergraduate Programs


The Programs in Bilingual Education and TESOL offer the following undergraduate courses of study:

Bilingual Childhood Education (certification grades 1-6)



Bilingual Childhood Education

Bilingual teachers teach all content subjects (math, science, social studies, etc.) in English and/or another language. The program in Bilingual Childhood Education leads to a Bachelor of Science in Education and a recommendation for New York State initial certification as a teacher of grades 1-6 (approx ages 6-12), as well as a Bilingual Extension. If you are bilingual in English and either Spanish, Haitian Creole, or Chinese, and are interested in teaching in elementary school (grades 1-6), a major in Bilingual Childhood Education may be for you.

More about the philosophy and curriculum goals of the Bilingual Education program

Program Planning Sheet for Bilingual Childhood Education

For more information, please visit the Office of Student Services.