French Studies, M.A. | University of Maryland | College Park, United States
12 months
1706 USD/credit 51180 USD/year
1706 USD/credit 51180 USD/year
768 USD/credit 23040 USD/year
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Our French Studies graduate program from University of Maryland furthers advanced studies in French and Francophone literatures, cinema, cultures, and societies. Faculty expertise encompasses all historical periods from the sixteenth century to the present.


Key facts

  • The University of Maryland is a large and diverse campus located in College Park, about eight miles from downtown Washington, D.C., and some 23 miles from Baltimore. It is in the heart of one of the nation's richest and most varied areas in terms of accessibility to art, music, drama, historical landmarks, embassies and international cinemas. Graduate students in our French Studies program from University of Maryland are drawn from all over the United States and from many foreign countries.
  • Entering students are advised in their first semester by the Director of Graduate Studies or by some other designated professor. By the end of their second semester, students should choose a permanent advisor and register this choice with the Director of Graduate Studies. Final responsibility for meeting Graduate School requirements and deadlines rests solely with the student.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Applied Linguistics
  • Writing with Style
  • Issues in the French-Speaking World Today
  • History of the French Language
  • Themes and Movements of French Literature in Translation
  • Introduction to Literary Theory
  • Advanced Translation

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
GRE admission requirements GRE®

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Graduate application
  • Transcripts
  • Statement of purpose
  • Letters of recommendation
  • Program/Department supporting documents (as applicable)
  • Non-refundable application fee ($75) for each program to which an applicant applies

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    51180 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1706 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    51180 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1706 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • In-State

    23040 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 768 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for College Park

1676 - 2838 USD /month
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