Webster University Athens

Introduction

Webster Athens is dedicated to fostering a campus culture that embraces and celebrates diversity and inclusion, and promotes international understanding and appreciation. Preparing our students for effective, responsible and dynamic involvement in the modern societies in which they live and serve, and for excellence and leadership in their personal and professional lives. Our campus is located in Athens, Greece - in the historic district of Plaka.

Quality Education

Our goal is the achievement of your educational aspirations. Receiving a unique educational experience at Webster Athens can be accomplished with our help by calling the Admissions Office at +30 211-990-5309 and +30 211-990-5329.

Learn by doing

Whether your interest is business or communication, you will be an active learner at Webster Athens. If the classroom does not give you enough "hands-on" experience, our location in the capital of Greece will provide plenty of internship opportunities.

On a first-name basis

With a low student-to-faculty ratio and average class size, Webster Athens makes your education personal. Faculty get to know students on a first-name basis and are readily available to help students when needed.

Webster Athens is dedicated to excellence in teaching, incorporating an international perspective throughout the curriculum. Every step of the way, you will receive the attention and support you need to thrive.

We offer American Bachelor’s and Master's degrees in a flexible structure which promotes academic depth and encourages you to explore diverse interests. At Webster Athens you will have opportunities to build skills and competencies through study trips, conferences and internships. On our campus, you will study in a culturally diverse environment—that will create a life-long international network.

Webster University, founded in St. Louis, Missouri in 1915 is a non-profit U.S.-based university that is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission. Webster University’s educational environment blends the conveniences of a small university with the opportunities of a large one. Everything is in place on our campus to provide you with a hands-on approach to education that is linked to the professional world you will soon enter.

This school offers programs in:
  • English

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Programs

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Master in International Relations (MA)

Campus Full time September 2017 Greece Athens

The master of arts (MA) in international relations enables students to analyze the complexities and processes involved in world politics and international affairs. Coursework provides exposure to the key subfields of the discipline and relevant issues such as globalization, human rights, humanitarian action, and economic development. [+]

The master of arts (MA) in international relations enables students to analyze the complexities and processes involved in world politics and international affairs. Coursework provides exposure to the key subfields of the discipline and relevant issues such as globalization, human rights, humanitarian action, and economic development. The program can help prepare students to compete for work with a governmental agency, an intergovernmental organization, a nongovernmental organization, or a multinational corporation. This program is also recommended for students planning to pursue a PhD or an academic career at another institution. The degree requires satisfactory completion of 27 credit hours of the INTL curriculum and 9 credit hours of graduate electives for a total of 36 credit hours. This program is offered online, at the St. Louis home campus, and at select U.S and international campuses. Webster also offers a Global MA program in international relations. Learning Outcomes Students who complete this program will be able to: Demonstrate a working knowledge of several subfields of the international relations discipline. Demonstrate strong research skills. Critically analyze international events and issues. Apply theories of international relations. Demonstrate effective written communication skills. Program Curriculum The 36 credit hours required for the master of arts (MA) degree in international relations must include the following courses: INTL 5000 Introduction to International Relations (3 hours) INTL 5100 Research Methods and Perspectives (3 hours) INTL 6000 Capstone in International Relations (3 hours) or INTL 6250 Thesis (6 hours) and INTL 6900 University Thesis Requirement (0 hours) Two courses from... [-]

Master of Arts in Teaching English as a Second Language (TESL)

Campus Full time September 2017 Greece Athens

The TESL graduate program is designed for education professionals with or without teaching experience. Educators with a teaching license have the opportunity to enhance their knowledge of teaching K-12 English language learners and other professionals without teaching credentials may study in this program to become future educators of adult learners. [+]

Promoting effective learning and communication strategies, students earning a Master of Arts in Teaching English as a Second Language (TESL) help non-native English speakers develop their language skills. Webster also offers a combined undergraduate/graduate degree program leading to teacher certification in elementary education at the end of the BA program and upon completion of the MA in TESL, the candidate is eligible for certification in ESOL. The TESL graduate program is designed for education professionals with or without teaching experience. Educators with a teaching license have the opportunity to enhance their knowledge of teaching K-12 English language learners and other professionals without teaching credentials may study in this program to become future educators of adult learners. While pursuing the master’s degree in TESL, graduate students refine their knowledge of the English language system and second language acquisition. They study phonology, dialects and legal policies that influence the teaching standards. Webster TESL students also focus on theory regarding culture, language structure and teaching methodologies to ensure that they will become influential teachers in the future. TESL Points of Distinction Webster's ESL classes use a four-skills communicative approach to learning language. Classes are interactive, lively and small to encourage more participation and to give instructors more time with each student. Instructors have master's degrees, most in TESL/TEFL. Many work as a teacher trainers, and have years of experience teaching English both in the U.S. and abroad. Many technological tools are available for language learning, including blogs, electronic classrooms, online discussion tools and... [-]

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9 Ipitou Street
Athens, 105 57 GR
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