Graduate Programs

Education - Bilingual/Multicultural


MA Option: Multicultural Education

The Bilingual/Multicultural Education Department offers a Master of Arts degree in Education - Multicultural Education. The Department invites all prospective students with a commitment to working with culturally and linguistically diverse students to consider the MA after a careful review of admissions requirements and procedures. Students who are admitted to the MA program proceed through the program in a cohort, with pre-programmed course offerings and experiences.

Admission as a classified graduate student in Bilingual/Multicultural Education requires:

  • a baccalaureate degree;
  • a minimum 2.5 GPA in the last 60 units;
  • proficiency in written English composition as demonstrated either by passing the Sacramento State Writing Proficiency for Juniors exam or equivalent, or enrolling in ENGL 109W until the WPJ is passed;
  • completion and successful review of Department application is due on April 1 for fall admission;
  • successful interview with a faculty team. Interviews are scheduled within one month of the due date for submitting completed department applications.

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