Applied Linguistics MA/MS

Students in the MA/MS in Applied Linguistics with an emphasis in TESOL will not be subject to the residency requirements of the department's existing graduate programs and may complete the program online. 

Master of Arts/Master of Science in Applied Linguistics  with an emphasis in TESOL - Option I Thesis

30 semester hours
Thesis
ENG 518Thesis (6 semester hours required)3-6
Only 6 semester hours of credit for 518 per degree will be given upon satisfactory completion of requirement
ENG 555General Linguistics3
ENG 501Structure Eng Language3
ENG 557Teaching English as a Second/Other Language Methods I3
ENG 657Teaching English as a Second/Other Language Methods II3
ENG 558Sociolinguistics3
or ENG 670 Pragmatics & Language Tchg
ENG 658Sound Systems of English: Pedagogical Applications of Phonology & Phonetics3
ENG 599Bib & Methods of Research3
Select one course from the following:
ENG 558Sociolinguistics3
ENG 559Lang & Culture in Class3
ENG 579Style and Stylistics3
ENG 596Practicum in TESOL3
ENG 671Discourse Analysis3
ENG 685Computational Linguistics3
ENG 697Special Topic3
ENG 562Psycholinguistics3
Total Hours30

Master of Arts/Master of Science in Applied Linguistics with an emphasis in TESOL - Option II Non-Thesis

36 Hour
Research
ENG 595Research Lit/Techniques (3 semester hours required)3
Required Core Courses
ENG 501Structure Eng Language3
ENG 555General Linguistics3
ENG 557Teaching English as a Second/Other Language Methods I3
ENG 558Sociolinguistics3
ENG 599Bib & Methods of Research3
ENG 657Teaching English as a Second/Other Language Methods II3
ENG 658Sound Systems of English: Pedagogical Applications of Phonology & Phonetics3
ENG 670Pragmatics & Language Tchg3
Plus three of the following courses (9 semester hours)
ENG 559Lang & Culture in Class3
ENG 579Style and Stylistics3
ENG 596Practicum in TESOL3
ENG 671Discourse Analysis3
ENG 685Computational Linguistics3
ENG 697Special Topic3
ENG 562Psycholinguistics3
Total Hours36