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Modern Languages (French, Spanish)

University of Texas Arlington

M.A. On Campus
12 months
Duration
23122 USD/year
23122 USD/year
10514 USD/year
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About

The graduate program in Modern Languages (French, Spanish) at the University of Texas Arlington is designed to enhance students' competence in the language and literature of their major language field. 

Overview

Specific objectives are to prepare students for a career in teaching or in any area in private or public life in which knowledge of a modern language is essential and to help them develop the techniques of independent research necessary for work beyond the master's level.

The Department of Modern Languages (MODL) prepares students for success global competence in an increasingly interconnected world. Global competence is a critical component of 21st-century education and since global competence is a national imperative, this skillset has a meaningful impact at the local, national, and international levels and informs matters of national security, cultural diplomacy, public health, environmental sustainability, and economic growth.

Career after the graduate program in Modern Languages (French, Spanish) at the University of Texas Arlington

  • Interpreter
  • Translator
  • English as a foreign language teacher
  • International development worker
  • Diplomacy
  • Broadcast Journalist
  • Logistics and Distribution Manager

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Literature in Translation
  • Translation: Theory and Practice
  • Culture and Civilization

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

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.
Required

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
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Other requirements

General requirements

The criteria for admission below are used, without specific weights, as positive indicators of potential success in the program. All four criteria for unconditional admission must be met in order to receive unconditional admission.

  • degree in the language to be studied of 18 upper level hours in the language or equivalent1
  • 3.0 undergraduate GPA (last 60 hours)
  • submission of GRE scores
  • 3 letters of recommendation (from faculty if possible) sent to the Department of Modern Languages Graduate Advisor.

A student with a bachelor's degree in a field other than French or Spanish may become an unconditionally admitted graduate student after fulfilling the upper level requirements in the language:

  • 18 hours of upper level Spanish, or French or
  • a combination of coursework and testing.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    23122 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 23122 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    23122 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 23122 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • In-State

    10514 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 10514 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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