Department of Spanish and Portuguese College of Humanities Brigham Young University

Department of Spanish and Portuguese College of Humanities Brigham Young University

Provo, UT
location
Private
type
Suburban
setting
49%
51%
student ratio
43
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
February 1
fall application deadline
55%
acceptance rate
6 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Spanish Master of Arts (MA) [Hispanic linguistics]
      Master of Arts (MA) [Hispanic literatures]
      Master of Arts (MA) [Spanish pedagogy]
    • Portuguese Master of Arts (MA) [Luso-Brazilian literature]
      Master of Arts (MA) [Portuguese linguistics]
      Master of Arts (MA) [Portuguese pedagogy]
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 15
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported
    • * Shows the number of degrees awarded for the last academic year that data was reported.
  • Earning Your Degree
    • Part-time study available? No
    • Evening/weekend programs available? No
    • Distance learning programs available? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? No
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

55% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 20
    • Accepted 11
    • Acceptance Rate 55
    • Enrolled 9
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $50
    • Application Fee - International $50
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline February 1st February 1st Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE, minimum GPA of 3.5 in Spanish or Portuguese, 3.3 overall
    • Doctoral's DegreesNot Reported
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 580 paper based, TOEFL iBT

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitNot Reported
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsJuly 1
    • Types of financial support availableResearch Assitantships, Teaching Assistantships, Tuition Waivers, Financial Support for Part-time Students, Institutionally-sponsored Loans, Scholarship and/or loans, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students43
    • Female Percentage49%
    • Male Percentage51%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students43
    • Part-time Percentage63%
    • Full-time Percentage37%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino37%
    • Black / African American0%
    • White / Caucasian63%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian0%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races0%
    • Unknown0%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty29
    • Full-time Percentage100%
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Female Percentage17%
    • Male Percentage83%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchMexican prose; Latin American theater, literature, phonetics, and phonology; pedagogy; classical Portuguese literature; Peninsular prose and theater
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Department of Spanish and Portuguese

College of Humanities
Brigham Young University

3190 JFSB
Provo, UT 84602
United States

Dr. David Laraway

Chair

Phone: 801-422-3807
Fax: 801-422-0628
Email: david_laraway@byu.edu

Jessica Erickson

Graduate Secretary

Phone: 801-422-2196
Fax: 801-422-0628
Email: jessica_erickson@byu.edu


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