Spanish, M.A. | University of Oklahoma | Norman, United States
24 months
39932 USD/year
12050 USD/year
35004 USD/year
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The Department of Modern Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics at the University of Oklahoma offers a variety of courses and degree programs at the undergraduate and graduate levels in Arabic, Mandarin Chinese, French, German, Hebrew, Italian, Japanese, Persian, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish and Linguistics. 


About this Degree

The general Spanish program of study at the University of Oklahoma includes courses in grammar, conversation, composition, reading, culture and civilization, literature, and history of the language.

The MLLL faculty teaches fundamental linguistic skills and provides the intellectual training to contextualize cross-cultural experiences. We also emphasize the significance of literary and cultural traditions, as developed through history, for human self-understanding. At the graduate level, master’s and doctoral students combine advanced courses in literature, culture, theory, and methodology with supervised pre-professional training. Consequently, our programs are designed to prepare the next generation of researchers, teachers, and professionals, whose expertise builds upon modern languages, literatures, and cultures.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Spanish, History of the Spanish Language
  • Contemporary Literary Criticism
  • Electives: 18 hours for thesis students, 26 hours for non-thesis students. A total not to exceed 6 graduate hours at the G4000 level is allowed as part of the major.
  • Thesis Research: 6 hours SPAN 5980 required for thesis students.

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 SCH



On Campus

Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Hold a Bachelor's degree in Spanish Literature(s), or equivalent is strongly recommended.
  • Have a 3.0 grade point average in the last 60 hours of undergraduate course work.
  • Have excellent proficiency in spoken and written Spanish.
  • Applicants who hold a B.A. in Spanish but do not have the requisite 3.0 grade point average may be admitted on probation for one semester, provided they have at least a 2.75 grade point average.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    39932 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 19966 USD per semester during 24 months.
  • National

    12050 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6025 USD per semester during 24 months.
  • In-State

    35004 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 17502 USD per semester during 24 months.
  • Tuition per 18 credit hours

Living costs for Norman

900 - 1400 USD /month
Living costs

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