A major/degree in Multicultural Education is a program that focuses on the design, and implementation of instructional and advising services for culturally diverse learning populations.
Includes instruction in cultural diversity, at-risk populations, multilingual and ESL education, program and curriculum design, instructional technology, information resources, LEP and minority education strategies, counseling and communicating with multicultural populations, law and regulations, and applications to specific cultural groups, educational services, and research issues.
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What can you do with a major/degree in Multicultural Education?
A major/degree in Multicultural Education will help to make you an attractive prospect to employers who value diversity. You can find work in a number of professions such as social work, community activism, law, education, counseling, and human resources.
Trade Associations and Professional Organizations in Multicultural Education
Professional associations are groups of specialists dedicated to topics in particular fields. Professional associations provide a wealth of online resources, some of which are geared specifically towards students. These organizations typically also host conferences and events, providing great opportunities for learning and networking across your field of interest.
Publications/Magazines in Multicultural Education