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Germanic Studies

University of Texas at Austin

M.A. On Campus
12 months
Duration
12568 USD/year
12568 USD/year
6518 USD/year
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About

Germanic Studies from University of Texas at Austin fits you if you are interested in Austrian, Danish, Dutch, German, Norwegian, Swedish, Swiss, and/or Yiddish cultures and languages in the context of today's world and as central forces in Western cultures and histories

Overview

Germanic Studies from University of Texas at Austin is ideal for you if you want to be part of "Germanistik 2.0": the new international projects that are redefining the networks and practices of Germanic studies, in cultural studies, textual and media studies, linguistics, and second language studies.

Graduates with Germanic Studies from University of Texas at Austin will:

  • craft their advanced study using the resources of a diverse research and teaching university with world-renowned programs in all the arts, humanities, and social sciences, along with area studies and language teaching centers -- creating new transcultural, transnational, and interdisciplinary knowledge by engaging the UT campus beyond a single department
  • set their own goals and value practical support for fulfilling them in ways that challenge you to excel
  • value intellectual and practical work that reaches communities both inside and outside of academic life, and that embraces work that highlights contemporary concerns such as gender, ethnicity, identity, disciplinarity, communities of knowledge, and learning strategies

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Danish, Dutch, German, Norwegian, Swedish, Scandinavian, Yiddish
  • Germanic Civilization
  • Germanic, Scandinavian and Dutch Studies

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
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GRE admission requirements GRE® The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. It contains three sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 - 6 score scale in half-point increments.
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English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5
Start practicing IELTS today!

Other requirements

General requirements

  • ApplyTexas application
  • Statement of Purpose (submit with ApplyTexas application)
  • Nonrefuldable application fee ($65)
  • One official copy of academic transcript from every senior college attended, including copies of Scheine from German universities, if applicable
  • One official copy of GRE scores
  • Three letters of recommendation. 
  • A writing sample, in English or German, that represents your abilities and interests.
  • CV/Resumé
  • The Graduate School requires applicants to have earned a bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited institution in the United States or a comparable degree from a foreign academic institution.
  • 3.0 GPA
  • One official copy of TOEFL scores

Tuition Fee

  • International

    12568 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 6284 USD per semester and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    12568 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 6284 USD per semester and a duration of 12 months.
  • In-State

    6518 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 3259 USD per semester and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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