World Languages and Cultures - Spanish and Hispanic Studies

Program Summary

The Master of Arts in World Languages and Cultures program further develops your knowledge of literature, civilization and the culture of Spain and Latin America. You will focus on linguistics, translation theory and translation practice while you complete your graduate work in theoretical and applied research.

Graduate Catalog Program Information

Program-Specific Admission Information and Requirements

Affiliated College: College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

Degree(s) Offered: M.A. in World Languages and Cultures

Program Requires GRE: Yes

Letters of Recommendation: 2

University Requirements

Application Deadlines

All application materials must be received by the appropriate deadline below to ensure priority consideration.

Internationals Living Abroad Applicants Residing in the U.S. Priority Consideration
Fall April 1 April 1 March 1 for assistantship
Spring November 1 November 1 N/A
Summer N/A N/A N/A

For More Information

Department of World Languages and Cultures
Watson Hall 111
Program website

Director of Graduate Studies
Stephen Vilaseca 

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