Foreign Language - Spanish Teaching, M.A. | University of Northern Colorado | Greeley, United States
24 months
1185 USD/credit 17775 USD/year
1185 USD/credit 17775 USD/year
633 USD/credit 9495 USD/year
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Advance your Spanish teaching career by completing your master’s degree in Foreign Language - Spanish Teaching from University of Northern Colorado in just three summers of study.


Gain in-depth knowledge of the Spanish-speaking world's language and culture while learning the latest methodologies for teaching Spanish in secondary schools. Designed specifically for teachers, the Master of Arts in Foreign Language: Spanish Teaching Emphasis program can be completed over three summers at UNC’s main campus in Greeley, Colorado. 

Your training will include intensive language-immersion workshops, often with the expertise of nationally known guest lecturers in addition to our award-winning faculty to guide you. You’ll learn from native speakers, working in small classes that offer rewarding levels of interaction and mentorship, with many opportunities to apply your learning in the field, through classroom research, writing for the Confluencia journal and the option to take part in a summer study abroad experience in Salamanca, Spain.

In addition to earning your Master of Arts in Foreign Language - Spanish Teaching from University of Northern Colorado, you can also gain a Bilingual Bicultural Education Endorsement.

Your Future in Spanish Teaching

Today, it’s more important than ever for Spanish teachers to have the linguistic, cultural and literary expertise to advance their students’ knowledge of the Hispanic world both in the United States and around the globe. In the Spanish Teaching master’s program at UNC, you’ll gain knowledge in the classroom and experience in the field that will prepare you to succeed.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Readings in Spanish Literature
  • Mexico and U.S. Hispanic Civilization and Culture
  • Teaching of Foreign Language
  • Advanced Spanish Grammar
  • Oral and Written Discourse
  • Mexican Literature

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Fall and Spring Admissions: Applications are accepted on a rolling basis.


30 SCH


On Campus

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants must apply to the Graduate School at the University of Northern Colorado before the program area reviews the applicant's request for admission. 
  • Possess a baccalaureate degree from a regionally accredited college or university or a comparable degree from a foreign institution.
  • Domestic Students: $50 non-refundable application fee
  • International Students: $60 non-refundable application fee
  • Request one official transcript from any accredited college or university where a bachelor’s degree or higher was earned or is in progress (if you have earned multiple degrees, bachelor’s level or higher, an official transcript is required from each college or university where a degree was conferred).

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    17775 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1185 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    17775 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1185 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • In-State

    9495 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 633 USD per credit during 24 months.

Living costs for Greeley

950 - 1350 USD /month
Living costs

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.

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