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Spanish: Latin American Studies | Master's Program

MA in Spanish: Latin American Studies

Admission to the Program

University requirements for admission include a bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university; 3.0 GPA in last 60 hours (90 quarter hours) of undergraduate work; scores from the GRE General Aptitude test; and for international students whose first language is not English, a TOEFL score of 600 (or 100 on the internet based test), a minimum score of 68 on the Pearson Test of English, or a minimum IELTS score of 7.

In addition to meeting the minimum university requirements for graduate study, applicants should be proficient in Spanish and preferably hold a BA in Spanish or a related field. Both part-time and full-time students are welcome in the program. Applicants are required to submit a statement of purpose, sample of written work in Spanish, and two letters of recommendation as part of their formal application to the program.

The application deadline for merit awards and fellowships is February 1. 

For additional information, visit the Graduate Admissions Website.

Application Deadline

The College of Arts and Sciences uses a rolling admissions process, though to be considered for merit awards, applications need to be received by February 1.

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