MA in American Studies

Eötvös Loránd University (ELTE)

Program Description

MA in American Studies

Eötvös Loránd University (ELTE)

The robust presence of the United States throughout the world, well observable in the contexts of politics, economy, and culture, calls for a body of experts who – aside from having excellent English language skills – have a specialised knowledge in the history, politics, society, culture, language, and literature of the United States. With this aim in mind, the MA programme in American Studies seeks to impart its graduates with the necessary theoretical knowledge and practical skills that can be fruitfully utilized in both private and public sector establishments interested in the communication and/or representation of American values and interests.

The two-year long programme does not confer teaching qualifications. Students are eligible for admission to Ph.D. programmes.

Strength of program

Students will acquire a sound knowledge of and fluency in American English (oral and written, academic style) in-depth knowledge of the culture, history, and literature of the United States.

Career opportunities

Our graduates also find jobs in the sectors of journalism and media, education, tourism, marketing and advertising, banking and accountancy, publishing and broadcasting, and at governmental organizations.

Job examples

Journalist, media expert, teacher, marketing and advertising manager, a specialist in diplomatic affairs.

Admission requirements - Language requirement

  • TOEFL PBT (Paper-based test): 550-583 or
  • TOEFL IBT (Internet-based test): 79-93 or
  • IELTS (International English Language Testing System): 6.5 or
  • CEFR (Common European Framework of Reference): C1
This school offers programs in:
  • English
Eötvös Loránd University (ELTE)

Last updated February 18, 2018
Duration & Price
This course is Campus based
Start Date
Start date
Sept. 2019
Duration
Duration
2 years
Full time
Price
Price
2,200 EUR
per semester.
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Deadline
Locations
Hungary - Budapest
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Sept. 2019
Hungary - Budapest
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