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What will I learn?

The Early Adolescence through Adolescence (EA-A) Program in English Education is available for students who plan to teach English to students from ages 10-21. English Education candidates participate in hands-on, classroom based field and student teaching experiences in urban area middle and high schools. Candidates who satisfactorily complete the program requirements also meet the Wisconsin teacher certification requirements for teaching English subject areas in grades 6-12.

Honors in the Department of Teaching and Learning

Departmental Honors are granted to students who have achieved a cumulative GPA of 3.500 or above, based on a minimum of 40 graded UWM credits earned prior to the final semester.

Which department am I in?

School of Education

Study options

Full Time (120 credit hours)

Tuition fees
US$21,475.00 per year

*Price shown is for indicative purposes, please check with institution

Application deadline

1 March 2022, 1 August 2022

Start date

24 January 2022, 6 September 2022

Venue

School of Education

Enderis Hall,

2400 E. Hartford Ave.,

MILWAUKEE,

Wisconsin,

53211, United States

Entry requirements

For students from United States

High school graduation (or the equivalent) is required for admission.

For international students

Students who are graduating high school seniors or high school graduates (or equivalent) who haven’t previously attended a college or university.

TOEFL IBT: 79 or higher

TOEFL PBT: 548 or higher

IELTS/IELTS Indicator: 6.5 or higher

Duolingo: 120 or higher

PTEA: 56 or higher

IB: 5 in HL English

British A-level: C or Better

Fall (September) Semester Applications: March 1

Spring (January) Semester Applications: August 1

*There may be different IELTS requirements depending on your chosen course.

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