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MA in Spanish

Curriculum


Program requirements

All students will be required to complete 33 credit hours of graduate-level course work, distributed with respect to one of the following two options:

Thesis option (27 hours of coursework + six thesis hours):

3 hours SPAN 5000, Introduction to Graduate Studies in Spanish
15 hours Literature/Culture and Linguistics, with at least six hours in each
6 hours Courses outside the Modern Languages Department, as approved by advisor
3 hours Elective, as approved by advisor
6 hours Thesis preparation and writing

Non-thesis option (33 hours of coursework):

3 hours SPAN 5000, Introduction to Graduate Studies in Spanish
18 hours Literature/Culture and Linguistics, with at least six hours in each
6 hours Courses outside the Modern Languages Department, as approved by advisor
6 hours Elective, as approved by advisor (may include another course outside the Modern Languages Department)