24 months
12806 USD/year
12806 USD/year
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The MA in French at Miami University allows students to deepen their study of the literatures and cultures of the French- and Francophone-speaking world.



Graduate students work closely with department faculty who specialize in interdisciplinary approaches to the study of French and Francophone literature, queer and gender studies, philosophy, literary theory, film and visual culture, and medical humanities.

In a competitive global marketplace, an advanced degree offers a distinct advantage. The Master’s program in French from Miami University offers students training in valuable and highly marketable skills: critical thinking and writing, independent research, intercultural and historical perspectives, teaching, and second-language acquisition pedagogy. Alumni of our program have a successful track record placing in prestigious doctoral programs, or working in education, the public service sector, the law, and/or international non-profits.

Programme Structure


  • French Literary Theory
  • Elementary French
  • Practical French
  • Masterpieces of French Culture in Translation
  • Intermediate French
  • Comics and Culture in Belgium

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE®

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants must complete the online application form and submit the following materials: official transcripts, two letters of recommendation, a personal statement, and a writing sample of 10-15 pages in French. 
  • One of these letters should be written by someone who can vouch for the applicant’s abilities in French, if this is not the applicant's native language. 
  • International students must submit proof of English proficiency as well as official translations of their academic transcripts. 
  • The Graduate Record Examination (GRE) is recommended but not required.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    12806 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6403 USD per semester during 24 months.
  • National

    12806 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6403 USD per semester during 24 months.

Living costs for Oxford

1095 - 1807 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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