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Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

Students pursuing a certification and/or master’s degree in education may enroll in graduate courses at our Vietnam site, American International School. Courses are offered in a condensed format, over 7 days during the academic year, in the fields of Elementary Education and Secondary Education.

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Master’s and Certificate Programs

Elementary Education; Secondary Education

View Course Offerings

Course offerings are tentative and subject to change. Please click here to pre-register for courses.

October 12-20, 2019
ELEM/SCED 663: Advanced Trends in Elementary/Secondary Education || Jessica Basmadjian

December 7-15, 2019
RDLG 579: Content Area Literacy || Rebecca Daley

January 11-19, 2020
EDFN 521: Cultural Foundations of Education || Moses Davis

March 14-April 5, 2020
SPED 501: Students with Disabilities in our Schools || Patricia Murray (running online)

May 29-June 18, 2020
ELEM/SCED 694: Internship I/ Introduction to Teaching and Planning || Greer Burroughs (running online)

Class Meeting Schedule

Please note that the March and May courses will be offered online and will not include any in-person meetings.

Saturday: 9AM–4PM
Sunday: 9AM–4PM
Monday: 6PM–9PM
Tuesday: No Class
Wednesday: 6PM–9PM
Thursday: 6PM–9PM
Friday: No Class
Saturday: 9AM–4PM
Sunday: 9AM–4PM

Graduation Information and Certification Completion

Students nearing the end of their program MUST apply for graduation. Students completing a Certificate program MUST apply for Certification (CE and CQ). Students moving from a Certificate program into a M.Ed. program MUST submit a new graduate application.


About the Location

Ho Chi Minh City is Vietnam’s largest city by population and sets the cultural and economic pace for the country. The former Saigon boasts charming French colonial architecture and wide boulevards filled with bustling activity. Exploring the area’s culinary delicacies is an adventure itself, with regional specialties including pho and pork rolls. Transportation options include an extensive bus system, as well as convenient and plentiful taxis.

The College of New Jersey graduate program in Ho Chi Minh City is offered year-round at the American International School located at 220 Nguyen Van Tao, Nha Be District, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam.

Contact the Coordinator

Please contact on-site coordinator Joseph Parsons (, or Dr. Stuart Carroll ( or 609-771-2221), Faculty Director of Graduate Global Programs, for additional information.


Summer 2020 courses will now be offered ONLINE (COVID-19 Pandemic Response)Pre-Register Now