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Spanish

Program Summary

The Master of Arts in Spanish program further develops your knowledge of literature, civilization and the culture of Spain and Latin America. You will focus on linguistics, translation theory and translation practice while you complete your graduate work in theoretical and applied research.

Graduate Catalog Program Information

Program-Specific Admission Information and Requirements

Affiliated College: College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

Degree(s) Offered: M.A. in Foreign Languages

Area(s) of Emphasis:

  • Specialization in Spanish

Program Requires GRE: Yes

Letters of Recommendation: 2

University Requirements

Application Deadlines

All application materials must be received by the appropriate deadline below to ensure priority consideration.

Internationals Living Abroad Applicants Residing in the U.S. Priority Consideration
Fall May 1 July 15 March 1
Spring October 1 December 10 November 1
Summer June 1 February 1

For More Information

Department of Foreign Languages and Literatures
Watson Hall 111
Program website
flgrad@niu.edu
815-753-6441

Director of Graduate Studies:
Stephen Vilaseca
svilaseca@niu.edu 
815-753-6463

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