31
Students
Suburban setting
Suburban
Setting
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Overview

Boston College / Department of Romance Languages and Literatures is located in Chestnut Hill, MA, in a suburban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Arts (MA) Spanish
Master of Arts (MA) French
Master of Arts (MA) Italian

Degrees Awarded

Master's Degrees 12
Doctoral Degrees 3

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? No
Distance learning programs available? No
Terminal master's degree available? Yes

Degree Requirements

Master's Degrees 1 Foreign Language
Doctoral Degrees Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

34
Applied
17
Accepted
12
Enrolled
50%

Applying

75
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline February 1st February 1st No

Entrance Requirements

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards March 1
Types of financial support available Fellowships
Teaching Assistantships
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

31
Total Graduate Students
Not Reported
International Breakout (representing other countries)
100%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 6.45%
Black or African American Not Reported
White or Caucasian 58%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian Not Reported
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races Not Reported
Unknown 9.68%

Gender

Male (16%)
Female (83%)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Spanish-American literature, philology, medieval French romance and troubadour lyrics, Golden Age Peninsular literature, secondary language acquisition and pedagogy, Hispanic studies, French language and literature, Italian language and literature
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address 140 Commonwealth Avenue
Chestnut Hill, MA  02467-3800
United States
Contact Dr. Franco Mormando
Chairperson
Email: franco.mormando@bc.edu
Phone: 617-552-6346