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World Languages and Literatures (Spanish Specialization)

University of Nevada, Reno

12 months
Duration
21006 USD/year
21006 USD/year
5352 USD/year
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About

The M.A. in World Languages and Literatures (Spanish Specialization) at University of Nevada, Reno is helping students to master another language and immersing them in the culture that they study.

Overview

The World Languages and Literatures (Spanish Specialization) program offered by University of Nevada, Reno aims to educate students in Hispanic languages, literatures and cultures at the highest possible level, as well as to provide students with both a broad knowledge base from which to pursue specialized studies and a depth of experience in scholarship and pedagogy that will advance their future research and professional activities.

Graduates with M.A. in World Languages and Literatures (Spanish Specialization) from University of Nevada, Reno will:

  • be educated in the language, cultures, linguistics, and literatures of the Spanish-speaking world at the highest possible level.
  • gain broad knowledge base from which to pursue more specialized studies
  • gain experience in scholarship that will advance their future professional activities. The department’s excellent placement record attests to its commitment to the intellectual and professional formation of its graduate students.

Programme Structure

Courses Include:

  • Introduction to Graduate Study 
  • Teaching foreign Languages 
  • Adv Span Gramr-Comp 
  • Advanced Translation 
  • Seminar in Linguistic Studies 
  • Seminar in Hispanic Theoretical and Applied Linguistics 
  • History of the Spanish Language 
  • Spanish-American Literature 
  • Medieval and Early Renaissance Spanish Literature 
  • Span Lit Gold Age 
  • Studies in Spanish-American Literature 
  • 20th Century Spanish Literature 
  • Special Topics in Spanish Literature 
  • Special Topics in Latin American Literature

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

30-32 alternative credits

Thesis: 30 graduate units.

Non-Thesis: 32 graduate units.

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3
GRE admission requirements GRE®
Required
GMAT admission requirements GMAT
500

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Online application
  • Official transcripts from every institution attended for a complete history of your education
  • Resume or curriculum vitae
  • Statement of purpose
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • a BA degree (or equivalent) in Spanish, or a BA degree (or equivalent) in a related field and 18 semester credits in upper-division courses in the language

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    21006 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 21006 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    21006 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 21006 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    5352 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5352 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Reno

860 - 1230 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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Due for update

Updated over a year ago

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