Boston University’s graduate certificate in World Language Education is open to educators of any modern language, as well as program leaders in the field. It is is designed for educators in the field looking to advance their expertise of world language pedagogy, curriculum & assessment design, and equitable practices to support all learners.
The graduate certificate in World Language Education provides educators with a solid research base that connects directly to classroom practices, curriculum and assessment design, and justice-based teaching. Teachers may use this program to advance to the professional teaching license. This flexible program is available both on campus and fully online. In addition, it is designed as an online or on-campus with multiple start dates offered throughout the year.
Dates & Deadlines
Spring & Fall 2024
Aug 15, 2023
Spring 2024 Semester
Dec 15, 2023
Fall 2024 Semester
Jan 15, 2024
Deadline to Receive Priority Scholarship Consideration
Fall 2024 Semester
Aug 1, 2024
World Language Education faculty bring extensive experience teaching and expertise in areas such as developing curricula and assessments, effective world language methods and pedagogy, and world language teacher development.
The graduate certificate in World Language Education at BU Wheelock supports educators by honing their skills and abilities to teach language courses.
- K-12 teachers
- Instructors for adult learners
- Teachers at private schools
- Teachers in international school settings
- Curriculum specialists
- Program leaders
More Information about the World Language Education Graduate Certificate
For students interested in pursuing a master’s degree in the future, the graduate certificate may be “stacked” with BU Wheelock’s EdM in World Language Education.
Connect with BU Wheelock to learn more about the graduate certificate in World Language Education. Get information about application requirements and deadlines and sign up for an information session.
There are several flexible options for financing your graduate education at Boston University. Learn more about BU Wheelock’s financial assistance, including scholarships and fellowships.