M.A. On Campus


University of Texas Permian Basin

12 months
13634 USD/year
13634 USD/year
6668 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The Spanish Graduate Program at University of Texas Permian Basin meets our students' needs either for a terminal Master's Degree or for continuation to a Ph.D. in the interdisciplinary studies of Spanish literature or linguistics.


Spanish mission is to provide students at University of Texas Permian Basin with knowledge of Modern Spanish Language, Linguistics, and Literature:  Latin American and Mexican-American written by canonical and non-canonical writers with special attention to poetry, fiction, and drama. Often with an emphasis on the interdisciplinary study of literature and on the structure and complexity of the Spanish Standard Language.

The programme

Through the teaching of Spanish linguistic, diachronic evolution of the language, phonetics, phonology, and sociolinguistics, along with the literary work of the past and present. The department provides students with opportunities  to relate cultural, philosophical,  aesthetic, sociological, and psychological issues of literary works to their own contemporary literary criticism context. In the process, students also learn the importance of respecting other people's perspectives in order to achieve social and global harmony.  

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Spanish Linguistics
  • Literary Criticism
  • Literature of Spain
  • Literature of Latin America
  • Contemporary Mexican Literature
  • Mexican-American Literature
  • Hispanic Civilization: Mexican or Texas History

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Completed online application 
  • Non-refundable application fee of $40
  • Official high school transcript showing grade average, class rank (or approximate), and expected date of graduation
  • SAT and/or ACT scores

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    13634 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6817 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • National

    13634 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6817 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • In-State

    6668 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 3334 USD per semester during 12 months.

Living costs for Odessa

1002 - 1858 USD /month
Living costs

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


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