60 months
33600 USD/year
33600 USD/year
13400 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The Teaching, Learning, and Sociocultural Studies program from University of Arizona prepares students to investigate and address a broad range of issues in teaching and learning. 

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Key Features

Emphasizing a sociocultural perspective, the program nurtures innovative ways of knowing, methods of inquiry, and approaches to problem-solving. Students can choose to focus their studies in a variety of areas including:

  • Bilingual Education & English Language Learners
  • Children’s & Young Adult Literature in a Diverse World
  • Diversity & Social Justice in Education
  • Early Childhood Education: Family & Community Studies
  • Environmental and Sustainability Education
  • Indigenous Studies, Education, and Language
  • Literacies for a Multilingual Multimodal World
  • Mathematics & Science Education
  • Teaching & Teacher Education for Social Justice

All areas highlight social justice, equity, and diversity in education. The Teaching, Learning, and Sociocultural Studies program from University of Arizona serves students interested in research, teaching, and leadership positions upon graduation.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Language and Culture in Education
  • Reading and Writing in Bilingual and Second Language Settings
  • Curriculum & Instruction in Bilingual & Second Language Settings
  • Multicultural Literature and Literacy
  • Issues in Language, Reading and Culture: Anthropology of Childhood 
  • Issues in Language, Reading and Culture: Language Socialization Across Cultures 
  • Immigration and Education

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 60 months

Start dates & application deadlines


69 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
GRE admission requirements GRE®

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Earned master’s degree
  • Minimum GPA 3.0
  • Statement of aligned interests and goals with a demonstrated scholarly orientation.
  • Official transcripts
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Evidence of English Proficiency (International students)
  • 3 letters of recommendation for scholarly work
  • Evidence of scholarly aptitude. 

Work experience

1-3 years post-bacc practical experience relative to area of program interest (e.g., - teacher, education-related position in a relevant community organization, position in informal education setting, Peace Corp. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    33600 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 33600 USD per year during 60 months.
  • National

    33600 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 33600 USD per year during 60 months.
  • In-State

    13400 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 13400 USD per year during 60 months.

Living costs for Tucson

830 - 1140 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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