2023-2024 Graduate Catalog

Department of Bilingual, TESOL and World Languages


Dr. Gail Verdi, Chairperson

Location: Hennings Hall, 210

Phone: 908-737-3797

Email: gverdi@kean.edu

Degrees Offered

M.A. Instruction & Curriculum

  • Bilingual/Bicultural Education
  • Teaching English as a Second Language

Certification Programs:

  • Bilingual Education
  • Teaching English as a Second Language

Non-Degree Alternate Route Program:

  • Alternate Route ESL

Program Overview

This program enables a variety of approaches to achieve increased understanding and skills in teaching as well as a broadened view of current trends and problems. Specialization in particular area of education is also available. Two options are available within this program and are listed below. Admission and retention requirements vary by option, and applicants should contact the listed coordinators for specific information.