Department of Languages and Linguistics College of Arts and Sciences New Mexico State University

Department of Languages and Linguistics College of Arts and Sciences New Mexico State University

Las Cruces, NM
location
Public
type
Suburban
setting
73%
27%
student ratio
84
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
February 15
fall application deadline
45%
acceptance rate
1 Degree Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Spanish Master of Arts (MA)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 31
    • 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? Yes
    • Evening/weekend programs available? No
    • Distance learning programs available? Yes
    • 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

45% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 44
    • Accepted 20
    • Acceptance Rate 45
    • Enrolled 12
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $40
    • Application Fee - International $50
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline February 15th Not Reported Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline October 15th Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's Degreessample of written work in Spanish, 3 letters of reference, and language evaluation form (or OPI score), letter of intent
    • Doctoral's DegreesNot Reported
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 550 paper based, TOEFL iBT, IELTS required, IELTS paper based

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 awardsMarch 1
    • Types of financial support availableTeaching Assistantships, Career or Field-Related Internships, Federal Work-Study, Financial Support for Part-time Students, Health Care Benefits, Institutionally-sponsored Loans, Scholarship and/or loans, Traineeships, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students84
    • Female Percentage73%
    • Male Percentage27%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students84
    • Part-time Percentage73%
    • Full-time Percentage27%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino56%
    • Black / African American1%
    • White / Caucasian31%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian0%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races0%
    • Unknown12%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty13
    • Full-time Percentage92%
    • Part-time Percentage8%
    • Female Percentage38%
    • Male Percentage62%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchSpanish-American literature, U.S. Hispanic and Chicano literature and border culture, Hispanic linguistics
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$12,419

Location & Contact

Department of Languages and Linguistics

College of Arts and Sciences
New Mexico State University

PO Box 30001
Las Cruces, NM 88003-8001
United States

Dr. Glenn Fetzer

Academic Department Head

Phone: 575-646-3408
Fax: 575-646-7876
Email: gwfetzer@nmsu.edu

Dr. Jeff Longwell

Graduate Program Director

Phone: 575-646-2726
Fax: 575-646-7876
Email: jelongw@nmsu.edu


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