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Advanced Graduate Certificate

AGC in SLS Program

Objectives The Advanced Graduate Certificate (AGC) in Second Language Studies, begun in fall 2000, provides advanced training to those who already have graduate degrees (MA, MEd, MS, PhD, EdD, etc.) in applied linguistics, foreign languages, ESL, or related fields. The program is specifically aimed at those who wish to respecialize or to update their training …

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AGC in SLS – Spanish Applied Linguistics

Learning Outcomes Since the AGC is designed to provide individually tailored programs of study, student learning outcomes will vary considerably from one student to the next. In general, students who complete the track of the AGC SLS/ will acquire contemporary knowledge and skills in topics and issues related to: Spanish second language analysis, learning, pedagogy, …

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AGC Admissions

Starting July 1, 2018, all supplemental materials and letters of recommendation must be submitted via the Graduate Application Supplemental Materials Upload Website. See complete instructions on this page. Who Can Apply The Advanced Graduate Certificate program in Second Language Studies is designed for students who have completed a master’s or doctoral degree in second language studies, …

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Financial Support for AGC Students

AGC students are not eligible for GAships or Achievement Scholarship tuition support (see UHM Graduate Division rules), owing to the fact that these are forms of financial support for degree-seeking students provided by the State of Hawai‘i. Similarly, AGC students are not eligible to apply for U.S. federal loans because loans are only available to …

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