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
72%
28%
student ratio
89
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
February 15
fall application deadline
44%
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 28
    • 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 1, Required, optional and oral and written exams
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

44% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 59
    • Accepted 26
    • Acceptance Rate 44
    • Enrolled 20
  • 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, Federal Work-Study, Financial Support for Part-time Students, Health Care Benefits, Institutionally-sponsored Loans, Scholarship and/or loans, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students89
    • Female Percentage72%
    • Male Percentage28%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students89
    • Part-time Percentage78%
    • Full-time Percentage22%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino54%
    • Black / African American1%
    • White / Caucasian31%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian0%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander1%
    • Two or more races0%
    • Unknown13%

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$10,024

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

Head

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

Coordinator

Phone: 575-646-2736
Fax: 575-646-7721
Email: gradinfo@nmsu.edu


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