Master's Degree in Spanish

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Master of Arts (MA) in Spanish Program in Texas

The Master of Arts (M.A.) in Spanish is for students looking to teach Spanish at the college level, prepare for a Ph.D., or enhance their research and writing skills. Our mission is to provide students with knowledge of Modern Spanish Language, Linguistics, and Literature. This includes Latin American and Mexican-American poetry, fiction, and drama by canonical and non-canonical Spanish-speaking authors. The M.A. in Spanish emphasizes the structure and complexity of the Spanish Standard Language and is often augmented by an interdisciplinary study of literature.

Graduate Spanish Program Admission Requirements

Bachelor’s Degree in Spanish from an accredited college or university

GPA of 3.0 or better in the last 60 credit hours leading towards baccalaureate degree

Six page essay in Spanish, MLA format (plus one bibliography page). This essay will be a critical analysis of literature, culture or research. 

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