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13Mar - 22AprMar 1300:00Apr 22TESOL(March 13) 00:00 - (April 22) 00:00

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MASTER OF ARTS (MA) IN TEACHING ENGLISH TO SPEAKERS OF OTHER LANGUAGES (TESOL)

Take Your Next Educated Step

ADVANCE YOUR CAREER IN ELT

Earn a top-quality Master’s Degree in Teaching English to Speakers of other Languages

The MA in TESOL is designed to provide advanced professional development to speakers of English who wish to pursue or further their careers in the ELT industry.

Accredited

We are accredited by the New England Association of School and Colleges, ensuring that the academic quality provided in our graduate programs is equivalent to that of top universities and colleges in the United States.

 

Trinity CertTESOL embedded as an option

Gain the internationally recognized professional qualification by Trinity College London as part of your studies.

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Blended Approach

The MA in TESOL is taught using a blended approach of face-to-face classes and online study. Face-to-face classes run every second Saturday from 10:00-13:00 and/or 14:00-17:00, making attendance convenient even for students outside Attica.

When can I start and how long is the program?

Apply now for Spring Term. Classes start April 23, 2018.
The program duration is fully flexible and may be completed in one calendar year (full-time) or up to three years (part-time).

How is the program structured?

The MA in TESOL combines the development of practical teaching skills with strong theoretical underpinning in key areas of applied linguistics and language learning with great emphasis on the use of digital technologies in teaching. The programme is taught using a blended approach of face-to-face classes and online study. Each 3-credit course has 18 in-class hours, 18 hours online and 3 hours of assessment. Face-to-face classes run every second Saturday from 10:00-13:00 and/or 14:00-17:00, making attendance convenient even for students outside Attica.

Is there financial assistance?

The College has expanded scholarship and financial support programs to ensure the affordability of a graduate education particularly in these challenging economic times. The Financial Assistance Program at ACG provides various levels of financial assistance based on demonstrated financial need and/or academic achievement. Over €3.8 million in need- and merit-based scholarships and financial aid will be awarded in 2017-18.

Is the program right for me?

The program is appropriate for graduates and practitioners from all disciplines and caters for the needs of two groups in particulars:

  1. Recent university or college graduates from all backgrounds – or working professionals in other fields – who want to start a career in English language teaching;
  2. Working language teaching professionals with some experience and qualifications who want to acquire advanced knowledge of English language teaching theory and practice, extend their skills, and obtain an advanced qualification to further their careers.

 

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13Mar - 22AprMar 1300:00Apr 22Psychology(March 13) 00:00 - (April 22) 00:00

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MASTER OF SCIENCE (MS) IN COUNSELING PSYCHOLOGY AND PSYCHOTHERAPY
MASTER OF ARTS (MA) IN APPLIED EDUCATIONAL PSYCHOLOGY

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TWO MASTER’S DEGREES WITH A HIGHER PURPOSE

Choose to make a difference. Choose the power to effect change. Choose a Master’s degree in Psychology at

Deree – The American College of Greece

Offering excellence in the field of psychology since 1966

The MS in Counseling Psychology and Psychotherapy balances theoretical perspectives with the application of techniques and approaches, aiming to train students who wish to work with a variety of client/patient groups in various settings.

The MA in Applied Educational Psychology is a degree program for educators, psychologists, and other professionals in education who are seeking to work with children, adolescents, families, and schools.

 

Accredited

We are accredited by the New England Association of School and Colleges, ensuring that the academic quality provided in our graduate programs is equivalent to that of top universities and colleges in the United States.

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Meaningful Practicum Opportunities

The MS in Counseling Psychology and Psychotherapy program collaborates with approximately 20 placement settings, including the Municipality of Athens and our own ACG Counseling Center, that offers counseling and assessment services to the Deree student community.

The MA in Applied Educational Psychology field placements occur in elementary, high school or community settings and provide you with the opportunity to function in a professional setting under supervision.

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Tuition and Scholarships

The College has expanded scholarship and financial support programs to ensure the affordability of an ACG education particularly in these challenging economic times. The Financial Assistance Program at ACG provides various levels of financial assistance based on demonstrated financial need and/or academic achievement. Over €3.8 million in need- and merit-based scholarships and financial aid will be awarded in 2017-18.

When can I start?

Apply now for Spring Term. Classes start April 23, 2018.

How long are the programs?

Both programs offer fully flexible study and course duration.

The MS in Counseling Psychology and Psychotherapy program may be completed in two years (full-time) or up to four years (part-time).

The MA in Applied Educational Psychology program may be completed in one year (full-time) or up to three years (part-time).

Classes run during weekdays, Monday to Thursday, 17:00-20:00.

Which program is right for me?

The MS in Counseling Psychology and Psychotherapy program is ideal for psychology graduates and practitioners who wish to pursue careers as psychotherapists or mental health counselors. Graduates of the program enter employment in a wide range of contexts, including: counseling in organizational or agency settings (mental health agencies/hospital units and education); counseling service management; counseling training; and, following further experience, private practice.

The MA in Applied Educational Psychology program prepares students to work primarily in schools, in organizations serving school-age populations, and in private practice, ideal for individuals who want to work directly with children and adolescents. Combining the two fields of study – educational and counseling psychology – will support a career as an educator or consultant and advance the opportunity to participate in academic research projects.

How soon will I be ready to practice?

The programmes offer rigorous academic and research training as well as opportunities to build your professional skills so that you will be immediately ready to practice.

The MS in Counseling Psychology and Psychotherapy Practicum Placement offers 700 hours of practical training undertaken within counseling agencies and/or organizations from our network of collaborators that offer counseling as part of their services. The practicum is supervised by licensed psychologists at the local training partners and by faculty supervisors. It enables you to gradually further develop your skills as a counselor by working with actual clients and gaining experience from working alongside and under the supervision of experienced colleagues. You have the option to acquire training experience in a variety of settings with different populations.

The MA in Applied Educational Psychology Field Placement provides you with the opportunity to function in a professional setting under supervision. The placement may occur in a kindergarten, elementary, high school, or community setting and thereby allows you to develop a professional role and actively participate in multidisciplinary settings.

 

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13Mar - 22AprMar 1300:00Apr 22Data Science(March 13) 00:00 - (April 22) 00:00

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Master of Science (MS) in Data Science

Become part of something Bigger

A GROWING DEMAND FOR DATA SCIENTISTS

Break into today’s No. 1 Career in Data Science and Big Data with a cutting-edge Master’s Degree in Data Science

The MS in Data Science provides advanced knowledge and practical skills in the science of big data. You will learn to turn real-world data into insights, solutions, and tools that drive decision-making in organizations.


Accredited
We are accredited by the New England Association of School and Colleges, ensuring that the academic quality provided in our graduate programs is equivalent to that of top universities and colleges in the United States.

 

SAS Joint Professional Certification
The program awards a Professional Certificate in Business Intelligence and Data Mining from SAS, the leader in data mining and predictive analytics.

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Career Services and Placement Opportunities
Expand your professional network and gain access to an international database of job positions and career opportunities from the Deree Office of Career Services.

When can I start and how long is the program?

Apply now for Spring Term. Classes start April 23, 2018.
The program duration is fully flexible and may be completed in one calendar year (full-time) or up to three years (part-time).

Is there financial assistance?

The College has expanded scholarship and financial support programs to ensure the affordability of a graduate education particularly in these challenging economic times. The Financial Assistance Program at ACG provides various levels of financial assistance based on demonstrated financial need and/or academic achievement. Over €3.8 million in need- and merit-based scholarships and financial aid will be awarded in 2017-18.

How is the program structured?

You must successfully complete 12 graduate-level courses, representing a total of 36 US credits. Classes run Monday to Thursday, 18:00-21:00. You may choose between the professional pathway that leads to a professional certificate by SAS, and project work with an organization; and the research pathway that is ideal for pursuing advanced graduate studies in universities or employment in research departments of large organizations.

Is the program right for me?

The program is ideal for recent university or college graduates of information technology, engineering, economics, and science, or working professionals in IT who wish to advance their career in data science or big data. Students coming from different backgrounds, such as business or social sciences, are also encouraged to apply.

How will the program benefit my career?

The qualifications and experience provided by the program provide local and international employment prospects at a time when there is an increasing demand for data scientists worldwide. As a graduate of the program, you can pursue careers in the field of data science such as: business data analyst, data engineer, data scientist, and big data engineer. Furthermore, you may be employed in companies specializing in information technologies, finance and insurance, retail trading, manufacturing, start- ups, and more.

 

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22Feb18:00- 21:00The Ongoing Marketing and Communication Transformation18:00 - 21:00

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An open lecture by
Tasos Pagakis

When: Thursday, February 22, 18:00-21:00

Where: 6th Level Auditorium

Organized by: The Graduate Master Class Series, School of Graduate and Professional Education

To reserve your place please contact Ms. Maria Kritikou via email: [email protected] or telephone: 210 6009800 ext. 1210

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21Jun18:00- 20:00Graduate Programs in Communication – Open Evening18:00 - 20:00

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When: Wednesday, June 21, 18:00 – 20:00

Where: 6th Level Auditorium

Join us at our Open Evening to meet our faculty and find out more about our graduate degree programs. To reserve your place, please fill in the registration form below.

To find out more about the Master of Arts (MA) in Digital Communication & Social Media please click here

To find out more about the Master of Arts (MA) in Strategic Communication & Public Relations please click here


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19Jun18:00- 20:00Graduate Program in Data Science – Open Evening18:00 - 20:00

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When: Monday, June 19, 18:00 – 20:00

Where: Center for the Arts Auditorium

Join us at our Open Evening to meet our faculty and find out more about our graduate degree programs. To reserve your place, please fill in the registration form below.

To find out more about the Master of Science (MS) in Data Science please click here


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14Jun18:00- 20:00Graduate Programs in Psychology – Open Evening18:00 - 20:00

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When: Wednesday, June 14, 18:00 – 20:00

Where: 6th Level Auditorium

Join us at our Open Evening to meet our faculty and find out more about our graduate degree programs. To reserve your place, please fill in the registration form below.

To find out more about the MS in Counseling Psychology & Psychotherapy please click here

To find out more about the MA in Applied Educational Psychology please click here


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12Jun12:00- 14:00Graduate Program in TESOL – Open Evening12:00 - 14:00

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When: Monday, June 12, 12:00 – 14:00

Where: 7th Level Auditorium

Join us at our Open Evening to meet our faculty and find out more about our graduate degree programs. To reserve your place, please fill in the registration form below.

To find out more about the MA in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages please click here


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