Teaching: Teaching Chinese as a Second Language
(MA)

Within the online application system, applicants must provide general information (including educational history details), as well as the following specific program requirements.

Applicants must also request official transcripts, and any required graduate test and/or language proficiency official scores, be sent to WMU.

Application deadlines

Applications for the Masters of Arts in Teaching Chinese as a Second Language are accepted on an ongoing basis. Each student will receive $2,000 scholarship if admitted in this program.

Resume/Curriculum Vitae (CV)

A resume or curriculum vitae (CV) is required; please submit within the online application system.

Graduate test

Applicants must submit provide evidence of English language proficiency. A TOEFL score of 91 or higher required.

Applicants must also pass Michigan’s “Professional Readiness Exam” (Pearson), or a state-approved equivalent test.

Note: International applicants may have to provide evidence of English language proficiency. More information can be found within the online application.

Recommendations

This program requires three recommendations. Please send email requests for such recommendations from within the online system.

Written statement

Please prepare a statement which covers the following information, and attach it within the online application:

A concise written "statement of purpose" (250 words or less) indicating the applicant's reasons for seeking admission to the program and what the applicant hopes to accomplish during the program of study.


Previous written work

This program does not require any previous written work be submitted.

Other program materials

This program does not require any other program materials to be submitted.

Additional information

If you have any questions, please review the website below for program and contact information.

Teaching, Learning and Educational Studies — College of Education and Human Development

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