12 months
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17694 USD/year
17694 USD/year
8928 USD/year
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About

The Germanic Studies MA program 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

The Germanic Studies MA program 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
  • Literature
  • Culture
  • Linguistics

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3
GRE admission requirements GRE®
Required

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

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  • International

    17694 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8847 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • National

    17694 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8847 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • In-State

    8928 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4464 USD per semester during 12 months.

Living costs for Austin

1243 - 2304 USD /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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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