M.A. On Campus


The University of Maine

12 months
1503 USD/credit 45090 USD/year
1503 USD/credit 45090 USD/year
461 USD/credit 13830 USD/year
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The French program of The University of Maine is intended for individuals with an interest in language, linguistics, literature, and culture and who are considering pursuing a doctoral degree in the field.


The candidates of the French program of The University of Maine will be expected to demonstrate both oral and written proficiency in French in the course of his or her studies. Candidates must complete 24 credits of course work, with a minimum of 12 credits at the 500-level. The program of study may include courses in other departments when these relate to the student’s field of interest. Six hours of thesis credits are also required. Upon completion of the thesis, the Master of Arts candidate will defend the thesis before a committee of the graduate faculty at an oral examination which will also include questions on the student’s course work.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • History of the French Language
  • Seminar in Literature of the Eighteenth Century
  • Seminar in the Novel
  • Seminar in Poetry
  • Seminar in the Theatre
  • French Film Survey

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE®
GMAT admission requirements GMAT

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Completed online application
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • Official transcript of all previous college or university work
  • Official test scores
  • $65 application fee
  • Official English proficiency examination scores are required unless you have received a degree from an English-speaking institution
  • Certification of Finances to be submitted at the time of admission
  • A copy of your passport or visa to aid in processing I-20 paperwork

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    45090 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1503 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    45090 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1503 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • In-State

    13830 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 461 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Orono

1216 - 1888 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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