English & Language Arts Education
Students can earn a Certificate of Advanced Graduate Study (CAGS) in English and Language Arts Education. Our program is designed for individuals who hold a master’s degree in education or a related field and wish to prepare for careers as supervisors, department chairs, curriculum developers, and consultants.
We work to advance teachers’ skills through graduate-level coursework in English literature, advanced instructional methods in English education, educational leadership, and other courses selected by the individual. In concert with our core faculty advisors, students craft an individualized program of study to acquire knowledge and practice best suited toward their future goals.
- Introduces research-based teaching and leadership practices through modeling, discussion, simulation, and video study.
- Can be completed full-time in two semesters or part-time for a longer duration.
- Supports practicing teachers with evening coursework and assignments embedded in current teaching contexts.
- Offers personalized academic and career advising with core English education faculty.
For program requirements and additional details, please visit the BU Bulletin.