The Spanish program of University at Albany combines linguistic immersion with rigorous academic research, with a diverse and knowledgeable faculty pushing students to make breakthroughs in understanding.
Your path to non-governmental organizations and nonprofits, public sector work, international business or teaching runs through this in-depth program. Expressing yourself eloquently in Spanish calls for deep linguistic comprehension and cultural discovery, both of which are part of the MA in Spanish curriculum.
Program of Study
Surround yourself with Spanish language instruction in the MA program where every class is conducted in Spanish. Instructors come from many different cultural and linguistic backgrounds, granting you insight into many aspects of present-day affairs, history and the development of the Spanish language. You'll perform original research, with the ability to present your findings in scholarly conference settings. Your faculty mentors will be active and supportive collaborators in your in-depth investigations.
With a Master of Arts in Spanish, you'll have the cultural knowledge and sound linguistic grasp to take on translation and instructional roles, as well as a variety of positions that require interpretation and intercultural exchange. Potential positions include:
- Professor or researcher in higher education
- Cultural and translation expert in non-governmental organizations
- Government employee in multilingual areas
- Curator at cultural institutions
Programme StructureCourses include:
- Intensive Introduction in Spanish
- Varieties of Contemporary Spanish Phonetics and Phonology
- Spanish Syntax and Morphology
- Spanish Linguistics
- Comparative Romance Linguistics
- History of the Spanish Language
- 12 months
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We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- Official Transcripts of All Schools Attended
- Three Letters of Recommendation
- Statement of Goals
- Writing Sample in Spanish
International23100 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 11550 USD per semester during 12 months.
National23100 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 11550 USD per semester during 12 months.
In-State11310 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 5655 USD per semester during 12 months.
Living costs for Albany
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.
Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.