Department of Romance Languages and Literatures College of Liberal Arts and Sciences Wayne State University

Degrees & Award

Programs Offered:
Offers French (MA); Italian (MA); Language Learning (MA); Modern Languages (Phd); Romance Languages (MA); Spanish (MA).
Degree Requirements:
For Master&Apos;S, One Foreign Language, Thesis Optional; For Doctorate, 3 Foreign Languages, Thesis/Dissertation.


Entrance Requirements:
For Master&Apos;S, GRE General Test, Minimum GPA Of 3.0; For Doctorate, GRE General Test. Additional Exam Requirements/Recommendations For International Students: Required&Mdash;TOEFL (Minimum Score 550 Paper-Based; 213 Computer-Based); Recommended&Mdash;TWE(Minimum Score 6).
Application Deadline:
For Fall Admission, 7/1 For Domestic Students, 6/1 For International Students. Applications Are Processed On A Rolling Basis.
Application Fee:
$30 ($50 For International Students)
Student Statistics:
Average Age 37. 14 Applicants, 86% Accepted, 6 Enrolled.

Student Body

Student Population:
26 Full-Time (21 Women), 34 Part-Time (30 Women); Includes 16 Minority (1 African American, 15 Hispanic Americans), 10 International.


2 Full-Time (Both Women), 1 Part-Time/Adjunct (0 Women).

Financial Aid

Financial Aid:
In 2006&Ndash;07, 13 Teaching Assistantships With Tuition Reimbursements (Averaging $12,447 Per Year) Were Awarded; Fellowships With Tuition Reimbursements, Research Assistantships, Federal Work-Study And Scholarships/Grants Also Available. Support Available To Part-Time Students.

Location & Contact

Contact Info
Dr. Margaret E. Winters
Detroit, MI 48202
Phone: 313-577-6249
Fax: 313-577-6243

Contact Info
Dr. Michael Giordano
Graduate Director
Detroit, MI 48202
Phone: 313-577-3051
Fax: 313-577-6243

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