Nov 18, 2018  
Loyola Marymount University Bulletin 2017-2018 
    
Loyola Marymount University Bulletin 2017-2018 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Bilingual Authorization


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Introduction


The Bilingual Certificate Program offers candidates the opportunity to add the Bilingual Authorization in Spanish or Mandarin to their existing California 2042 Multiple Subjects or Single Subject Preliminary credential. Candidates can obtain the Bilingual Authorization by completing the required three 3-semester-hour courses. Candidates must also pass the CSET LOTE Test III. The option to add the Bilingual Authorization is only viable for candidates admitted to, and enrolled in, either the LMU School of Education California 2042 Multiple Subjects or Single Subject Preliminary credential programs.

Program Admissions Requirements


In order to add the Bilingual Authorization to an existing credential, candidates must:

  • Demonstrate language proficiency in Spanish or Mandarin
  • All students must demonstrate minimum language competency in Spanish or Mandarin prior to starting the Bilingual Authorization program. Bilingual Authorization candidates can meet this language requirement by one of the following routes:
    • Providing an official transcript showing completion of a Spanish major or minor,
    • Passing an approved language examination,
    • Submitting a transcript showing extensive schooling in a Spanish/Chinese speaking country,
    • Showing proof of appropriate Peace Corps experience in a Spanish- or Chinese-speaking country.
  • Interview with the Director of Bilingual Education programs
  • Complete appropriate forms as provided by program and advisor

Program Requirements


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