The World Masters in Language Teaching (WMLT) program provides a unique opportunity to critically evaluate multiple approaches, traditions and methods for language teaching, while gaining a better understanding of the culture and society in which the English and Korean languages are spoken. Upon your completion of the program, you’ll add the internationally-recognized reputations of two premier research universities to your personal resume.
About the University of Southern California
Founded in 1880, the University of Southern California has established itself as one of the world’s leading private research universities. The University is home to 21 exceptional academic schools and units and over 24,000 top-caliber graduate and professional students, representing 50 states and 135 countries around the world.
In 2016, USC was ranked 15th nationally in the Wall Street Journal/Times Higher Education survey of more than 1,000 U.S. colleges and universities. USC also ranks second among the top 25 national universities in the area of environment, which measures the diversity of both the students and faculty.
USC is known for its exceptional sense of community and strong, worldwide network of students and alumni known as the “Trojan Family.” The USC campus is located in the heart of Los Angeles — a global center for arts, technology and international business.
USC Rossier School of Education
The mission of the USC Rossier School of Education is to improve learning in urban education locally, nationally and globally. USC Rossier leads the field in innovative and collaborative solutions by preparing teachers, administrators and educational leaders to improve education outcomes.
In 2017, USC Rossier was ranked 15th best graduate program for education in the United States by the U.S. News and World Report. Four USC Rossier faculty members ranked among Education Week’s top 200 scholars influencing educational policy and practice.
About Yonsei University
In 1957, Yonhi University and Severance Medical School merged to become Yonsei University. After the merging, Yonsei University grew to become one of the best universities in Korea. It became the driving force behind Korea’s economic and political growth and continues to spearhead university education and research. In 2017, Yonsei University was ranked sixth by U.S. News and World report among best global universities in South Korea.