Instructional Technology in World Languages
The graduate certificate in Instructional Technology in World Languages offers hands-on training in the use of new technologies in the teaching of foreign/second languages for K-12 and college settings. This certificate is intended for current language teachers at K-12 and/or university settings or graduate students interested in teaching world languages.
Point of Pride
The Instructional Technology in World Languages certificate is a unique opportunity for graduate students to take an interdisciplinary approach to hands-on exploration of how technology can enhance foreign language instruction in K-16 settings.
University Admission Requirements
A student applying to a graduate certificate program must:
- have earned a four-year bachelor's degree or its equivalent from a college or university that is accredited by the appropriate regional accrediting association, or do so within one academic year
International students can learn more about specific application requirements by visiting the Office of Admissions.
Additional Program Admission Requirements
A student applying to this program must:
Submit name and email address of one reference for letter of recommendation within the online application. That person will receive an email with a link to upload the letter of recommendation. The letter of recommendation should be from someone who can address your qualifications for this certificate program. This might be a principal or other administrator, a colleague, or a professor from a graduate course you have already taken. There is no specific form or format required for the letter.
Applicants to this program do not already have to be current Illinois State students.
- Fall (August) Term — March 1
- Spring (January) Term — November 1
- Spring (January) Term — October 1 for International students